I had to be content with washing down my frugal meals with cold water.
Three of them were washing down the decks with kaiar brooms.
Shortly after daylight I awoke to hear the hands "washing down."
In the mean time Jack was washing down the sermon, as he said, with more brandy.
They ate their meal in silence, washing down the dainties with a draught from the spring.
These, they learned from deserters, greatly damaged the enemy's lines--filling their trenches, and washing down their banks.
I have at all times condemned the usual habit of drinking at meal-time for the purpose of washing down food that is eaten hastily.
The mate, meanwhile, had been superintending the removal of the wounded and the washing down of the decks.
"Now I feel like myself," he muttered, after washing down the repast with a drink from the brook.
Jock Gilmour, the "orra" man, was washing down the legs of a horse beside the trough.