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washed-up

adjective

Synonyms of washed-up

having lost forcefulness, courage, or spirit
  • he felt rather washed-up after this latest business failure

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  • undecadent
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The first known use of washed-up was in 1928

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“Washed-up.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/washed-up. Accessed 2 Jul. 2020.

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