Synonyms for washed

MOST RELEVANT

Antonyms for washed

MOST RELEVANT
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR WASHED

Was it the murmuring of the dark stream as it washed upon the untrodden shore?

She turned the hose on the car and washed the dust from it carefully.

Kingozi washed, dressed, had his breakfast, and sat quietly in his chair.

She washed the cups and some other things before she stopped in her work to listen.

As this was a stout rope, something must part, before we could be washed away.

The sheep were to be washed and sheared, too, and the awkward, weak-kneed calves to be fed.

They should never be wetted till they are washed for cooking.

Have ready a pint of rice that has been well picked, washed, and soaked.

Alpheios swung out of its banks and washed away the race-course for chariots.

Add some plums or dried currants that have been picked and washed.

WORD ORIGIN

late Old English wæsc "act of washing" (see wash (v.)). Meaning "clothes set aside to be washed" is attested from 1789; meaning "thin coat of paint" is recorded from 1690s; sense of "land alternately covered and exposed by the sea" is recorded from mid-15c.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR WASHED

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.