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See definition of laundering on Dictionary.com
  • as inhousework
  • as inwash
  • as inwashing

synonyms for laundering

  • housekeeping
  • sewing
  • administration
  • cooking
  • homemaking
  • housecraft
  • ironing
  • management
  • mopping
  • stewardship
  • sweeping
  • washing
  • bed-making
  • domestic art
  • domestic science
  • dusting
  • home economics
  • bath
  • bathing
  • laundry
  • soaking
  • ablution
  • fomentation
  • lavabo
  • lavage
  • lavation
  • laving
  • maundy
  • abstersion
  • detersion
  • lavement
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How to use laundering in a sentence

Laundering two sets of underwear and one white waist a week cost 60 cents.
MAKING BOTH ENDS MEETSUE AINSLIE CLARK AND EDITH WYATT
A pale lavender gingham, starched and ironed, until it was a model of laundering, set off her pretty figure to perfection.
JENNIE GERHARDTTHEODORE DREISER
This terse sentence expresses very clearly the relative value of the two large divisions of the laundering process.
FOODS AND HOUSEHOLD MANAGEMENTHELEN KINNE
Hard water prevents the soap from lathering, and this must be counteracted for laundering.
FOODS AND HOUSEHOLD MANAGEMENTHELEN KINNE
In a few communities abroad and at home, the power available in a creamery is used for laundering purposes as well.
FOODS AND HOUSEHOLD MANAGEMENTHELEN KINNE
A few such lessons are helpful at least in developing an appreciation of what good laundering means at home and to the community.
FOODS AND HOUSEHOLD MANAGEMENTHELEN KINNE
When the towels and other articles did require laundering, he managed it in a wash-basin.
THE MYSTERY OF MURRAY DAVENPORTROBERT NEILSON STEPHENS
The question of laundering for the field hospitals, particularly after hard fighting, was a vital one.
AMERICA'S MUNITIONS 1917-1918BENEDICT CROWELL
With limoncitos” he said slightingly, “or with those big knotty yellow things that the women use in laundering their camisas?
THE LOCUSTS' YEARSMARY HELEN FEE
They are completely equipped for housekeeping, including linen and the laundering of the same.
SEQUOIA [CALIFORNIA] NATIONAL PARKUNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO LAUNDERING

  • administration
  • bed-making
  • cooking
  • domestic art
  • domestic science
  • dusting
  • home economics
  • homemaking
  • housecraft
  • housekeeping
  • ironing
  • laundering
  • management
  • mopping
  • sewing
  • stewardship
  • sweeping
  • washing
  • ablution
  • abstersion
  • bath
  • bathing
  • detersion
  • fomentation
  • laundering
  • laundry
  • lavabo
  • lavage
  • lavation
  • lavement
  • laving
  • maundy
  • soaking
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.