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These trousers need a wash.
After a few washes the colour faded.
I'll give my hair a quick wash before we go.
Did you put the duvet in the wash?
the wash of a passing boat
The last wash of sunlight shone through the clouds.
a wash of pain/warmth/anger
Who knows what really happened? I guess it will come out in the wash.
Don't worry, it will all come out in the wash.
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the belief that every problem has a solution based in technology
an occasion when a lot of people gather together, especially for a religious festival
any random process, such as a competition in which a name is drawn from a hat
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Definition of wash from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.