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whitewash
'hwaɪt,wɑːʃ
Main
English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. A specious or deceptive clearing that attempts to gloss over failings and defects.
  2. Wash consisting of lime and size in water; used for whitening walls and other surfaces.
  3. A defeat in which the losing person or team fails to score.
(动) As a verb
  1. Exonerate by means of a perfunctory investigation or through biased presentation of data.
  2. Cover with whitewash.
  3. Cover up a misdemeanor, fault, or error.
Hyphenationwhite•wash
Part of Speech(名) noun, (及物的动) transitive verb
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涂脂抹粉tú zhī mǒ fěnto put on makeup; to prettify
èto whitewash; to plaster
to plaster; whitewash
to plaster; whitewash (wall)
文过饰非wén guò shì fēito cover up one's faults (idiom); to whitewash
to plaster; whitewash
粉饰fěnshìto paint; to whitewash; to decorate; plaster; fig. to gloss over; to cover up
粉刷fěnshuāto paint; to whitewash; emulsion; plaster
fěnpowder; cosmetic face powder; food prepared from starch; noodles or pasta made from any kind of flour; whitewash; white; pink
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