Definition of

Washing

  1. (noun, act) the work of cleansing (usually with soap and water)
  2. (noun, artifact) garments or white goods that can be cleaned by laundering

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Synonyms of Washing

laundry, lavation, wash, washables

Alternate forms of Washing

Derivations: wash

Hyponyms: ablution, bathing, dishwashing, laundering, rinse, soak, soaking, washing-up, washup, window-washing

Hypernyms: garment, household linen, white goods, work

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