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adjective as in laundered

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adjective as in bathed

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Example Sentences

As good Germans they quietly washed their brushes and, as good family men, went home.

The cuts had been by accident by falling on a metal object after which he then washed the wound with the available water.

They washed their hands methodically under the vigilant eye of Fatu.

Armstrong notes that Wise washed his clothes as soon as he got home that night.

The air mixed with fertilizers and pesticides that for decades were washed from the fields into the sea by irrigation water.

Aristide washed and powdered Jean himself, the landlord lounging by, pipe in mouth, administering suggestions.

Louis pressed his father's hand to his lips; that hand which was hardly washed from the stain of Wharton's blood!

The servants had cleared away and washed up the dinner-things, and had dined themselves.

The metal is then removed, and washed successively with very dilute sodium hydroxid solution, alcohol, and ether.

The baby's white robe, finely wrought in open-work, was also done, and freshly washed and ironed.


On this page you'll find 17 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to washed, such as: cleaned, and scrubbed.

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