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Definition 1: remove by the application of water or other liquid and soap or some other cleaning agent - [verb of change]

Samples where wash away or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • 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

Synonyms for wash away in the sense of this definition

(wash away is a kind of ...) remove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, or taking off, or remove something abstract

"remove a threat" "remove a wrapper" "Remove the dirty dishes from the table" "take the gun from your pocket" "This machine withdraws heat from the environment"

(wash away has a similar meaning as ...) clean with some chemical process

(wash away has a similar meaning as ...) wash free from unwanted substances, such as dirt

"Wash out your dirty shirt in the sink"

Definition 2: eliminate - [verb of change]

Samples where wash away or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • wash away all the differences

(wash away is a kind of ...) get rid of something abstract

"The death of her mother removed the last obstacle to their marriage" "God takes away your sins"

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