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washing-out

adjective

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washing out

verb
present participle of wash out

Synonyms & Antonyms of washing out (Entry 2 of 2)

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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4 to pour liquid over or through in order to cleanse
  • wash out your bathing suit in the sink

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24 Feb 2020

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“Washing-out.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/washing-out. Accessed 8 Apr. 2020.

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