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wash

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spongy land saturated or partially covered with water

  • an invasive species threatening the plants native to the region's washes
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wash

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1 to flow along or against

  • crystal-clear waters gently wash the island's unspoiled beaches
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2 to withstand scrutiny and gain acceptance or approval

  • the employee's story about missing the bus didn't wash with her manager
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hold water, pass muster

3 to flow in a broken irregular stream

  • soapy water washing down the drain
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run

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5 to pour liquid over or through in order to cleanse

  • washed the baby's hair
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6 to cause (as a liquid) to move about in a circle especially repeatedly

  • she absentmindedly washed her tea by tipping her cup, until the honey was at last mixed in
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