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Definition 1: wash one's face and hands - [verb of body]

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

  • She freshened up in the bathroom

Synonyms for wash up in the sense of this definition

(wash up is a kind of ...) become or make oneself fresh again

"She freshened up after the tennis game"

Definition 2: wear out completely - [verb of body]

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

  • This kind of work exhausts me
  • I'm beat
  • He was all washed up after the exam

Synonyms for wash up in the sense of this definition

(wash up is a kind of ...) exhaust or get tired through overuse or great strain or stress

"We wore ourselves out on this hike"

(... is a kind of wash up ) exhaust physically or emotionally

"She was frazzled after the visit of her in-laws"

(... is a kind of wash up ) exhaust by allowing to pull on the line

"play a hooked fish"

(... is a kind of wash up ) tire out completely

"The daily stress of her work is killing her"

Definition 3: be carried somewhere by water or as if by water - [verb of change]

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

  • The body washed up on the beach

(wash up is a kind of ...) come into sight or view

"He suddenly appeared at the wedding" "A new star appeared on the horizon"

(wash up has a similar meaning as ...) carry somewhere (of water or current or waves)

"The tide washed up the corpse"

Definition 4: wash dishes - [verb of contact]

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

  • I cook and my husband washes up after dinner

Synonyms for wash up in the sense of this definition

(wash up is a kind of ...) make clean by removing dirt, filth, or unwanted substances from

"Clean the stove!" "The dentist cleaned my teeth"

Definition 5: carry somewhere (of water or current or waves) - [verb of motion]

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

  • The tide washed up the corpse

(wash up is a kind of ...) transmit or serve as the medium for transmission

"Sound carries well over water" "The airwaves carry the sound" "Many metals conduct heat"

(wash up has a similar meaning as ...) be carried somewhere by water or as if by water

"The body washed up on the beach"

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