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rinse

verb

Synonyms of rinse

to pour liquid over or through in order to cleanse
  • rinse that shirt immediately, or the paint will set

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The first known use of rinse was in the 14th century

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“Rinse.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/rinse. Accessed 7 Aug. 2022.

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