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addaword.gifdefinition of spit wash (noun)

noun
the act of a mother licking her thumb and wiping her child's face clean with it
You don't have to search very long before you find a child enduring an embarrassing situation with their parents - especially the spit wash!
Submitted from United Kingdom on 03/08/2010 11:36:00
Definition of spit wash (noun) from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

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