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wash
wɑːʃ
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English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. The work of cleansing (usually with soap and water).
  2. Any enterprise in which losses and gains cancel out.
  3. Garments or white goods that can be cleaned by laundering.
  4. A watercolor made by applying a series of monochrome washes one over the other.
  5. A thin coat of water-base paint.
  6. The dry bed of an intermittent stream (as at the bottom of a canyon).
  7. The flow of air that is driven backwards by an aircraft propeller.
  8. The erosive process of washing away soil or gravel by water (as from a roadway).
(动) As a verb
  1. To cleanse (itself or another animal) by licking.
  2. Cleanse (one's body) with soap and water.
  3. Wash or flow against.
  4. Make moist.
  5. Form by erosion.
  6. Remove by the application of water or other liquid and soap or some other cleaning agent.
  7. Apply a thin coating of paint, metal, etc., to.
  8. Clean with some chemical process.
  9. Cleanse with a cleaning agent, such as soap, and water.
  10. Separate dirt or gravel from (precious minerals).
  11. Move by or as if by water.
  12. Admit to testing or proof.
  13. Be capable of being washed.
Hyphenationwash
Part of Speech(动) verb, (及物的动) transitive verb, (不及物的动) intransitive verb, (名) noun
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清洗qīngxǐto wash; to clean; to purge
xuànwash (color)
jiānto wash; to redress (a wrong); name of a river
湔洗jiānxǐto wash
湔涤jiāndíto wash
溉涤gàidíto wash
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zhuóto wash; to cleanse of evil
灌濯guànzhuóto wash; to rinse
guànto wash (especially hands)
xiǔto wash (rice etc)
蠲涤juāndíto wash; to cleanse
洗洗xǐxǐto wash
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