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addaword.gifdefinition of spit wash (verb)

to lick your thumb and clean your child's face with it
As I do it, I feel an ancient instinct take over, and my heart beats in time with generations of women before me who had the overpowering need to spit wash.
Submitted from United Kingdom on 03/08/2010 11:39:00
Definition of spit wash (verb) from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

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a method of financial trading in which share prices are hidden and not openly available to the public

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