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1786, in the meaning defined at sense 1
reduplication of wash entry 2
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wish (someone or something) on (someone)
wish someone well
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“Wish-wash.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/wish-wash. Accessed 22 Sep. 2020.
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