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washout

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something that has failed

  • the fashion designer's last showing was a complete washout
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wash out

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1 to be unsuccessful

  • most of the participants in the tough training program washed out
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come a cropper, come to grief, come up empty, die on the vine, fall flat, fall on one's face, fall short, lay an egg

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2 to make white or whiter by removing color

  • the bright lights of the TV studio washed out her facial features, making her look as white as a ghost
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3 to use up all the physical energy of

  • that last illness washed the child out completely
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wear to a frazzle

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4 to pour liquid over or through in order to cleanse

  • wash out your bathing suit in the sink
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