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Overview of verb wash
1. wash, rinse -- (clean with some chemical process)

2. wash, lave -- (cleanse (one's body) with soap and water)

3. wash, launder -- (cleanse with a cleaning agent, such as soap, and water; "Wash the towels, please!")

4. wash -- (move by or as if by water; "The swollen river washed away the footbridge")

5. wash -- (be capable of being washed; "Does this material wash?")

6. wash -- (admit to testing or proof; "This silly excuse won't wash in traffic court")

7. wash -- (separate dirt or gravel from (precious minerals))

8. wash -- (apply a thin coating of paint, metal, etc., to)

9. wash, wash out, wash off, wash away -- (remove by the application of water or other liquid and soap or some other cleaning agent; "he washed the dirt from his coat"; "The nurse washed away the blood"; "Can you wash away the spots on the windows?"; "he managed to wash out the stains")

10. wash -- (form by erosion; "The river washed a ravine into the mountainside")

11. moisten, wash, dampen -- (make moist; "The dew moistened the meadows")

12. lave, lap, wash -- (wash or flow against; "the waves laved the shore")

13. wash -- (to cleanse (itself or another animal) by licking; "The cat washes several times a day")

Overview of adj washed
1. washed, water-washed -- (clean by virtue of having been washed in water)

2. washed -- (wet as from washing; sometimes used in combination; "rain-washed")

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