Definition of

Washout

  1. (noun, shape) the channel or break produced by erosion of relatively soft soil by water
  2. (noun, process) the erosive process of washing away soil or gravel by water (as from a roadway)
  3. (noun, person) someone who is unsuccessful

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Synonyms of Washout

dud, flop, wash

Alternate forms of Washout

Derivations: wash out

Hyponyms: rain-wash

Hypernyms: channel, failure, groove, loser, nonstarter, soil erosion, unsuccessful person

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