wet wash

wet wash
W w


    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [wet wosh, wawsh]
    • /wɛt wɒʃ, wɔʃ/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [wet wosh, wawsh]
    • /wɛt wɒʃ, wɔʃ/

Definitions of wet wash words

  • noun wet wash laundry that has been washed but not dried or ironed. Compare dry wash (def 1). 1
  • noun wet wash laundry washed and left damp without ironing 0
  • noun wet wash a washing at a carwash in which the car is not wiped dry 0

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Origin of wet wash

First appearance:

before 1915
One of the 14% newest English words
First recorded in 1915-20

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Parts of speech for Wet wash


wet wash popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 50% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
According to our data about 51% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

wet wash usage trend in Literature

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