Definitions for wash up
wash up, lave(verb)
wash one's face and hands
"She freshened up in the bathroom"
carry somewhere (of water or current or waves)
"The tide washed up the corpse"
wash up, do the dishes(verb)
"I cook and my husband washes up after dinner"
be carried somewhere by water or as if by water
"The body washed up on the beach"
exhaust, wash up, beat, tucker, tucker out(verb)
wear out completely
"This kind of work exhausts me"; "I'm beat"; "He was all washed up after the exam"
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
wash up(verb)ɒʃ, wɔʃ
(of an object) to be pushed by water onto land
shells that wash up on the beach
wash upɒʃ, wɔʃ
to wash your hands and sometimes your face
The kids were washing up before dinner.
wash upɒʃ, wɔʃ
to clean dishes by hand
***I'll wash up. You dry.
To clean the utensils, dishes etc. used in preparing and eating a meal.
To wash one's hands and/or face, often around mealtimes.
To carry an object to land.
Something or somebody that has once had it's peak of greatness far too long ago, and is now still being over used, over played, and is still pushed through the media, even though it's gotten extremely old, bland, worn out, and is just sad to still see around
Translations for wash up
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
to wash dishes etc after a meal
I'll help you wash up; We've washed the plates up.
- opwas, afwasAfrikaans
- يَغْسِل الصُّحون بَعْد الطَّعامArabic
- мия чинииBulgarian
- lavar a louçaPortuguese (BR)
- umýt nádobíCzech
- vaske opDanish
- πλένω τα πιάταGreek
- lavar los platosSpanish
- nõusid pesemaEstonian
- شستن ظروف بعد از غذاFarsi
- laver (la vaisselle)French
- खाने के बाद बरतन इत्यादि की सफाईHindi
- oprati posuđeCroatian
- mencuci piringIndonesian
- vaska uppIcelandic
- (lavare i piatti)Italian
- su(si)plauti indusLithuanian
- mazgāt traukusLatvian
- membasuh pinggan mangkukMalay
- vaske oppNorwegian
- lavar a louçaPortuguese
- a spăla (vasele)Romanian
- мыть посудуRussian
- umyť riadSlovak
- oprati sudoveSerbian
- bulaşık yıkamakTurkish
- 洗碗盤Chinese (Trad.)
- мити посудUkrainian
- برتن وغیرہ دھونے کا عملUrdu
- rửa bát đĩaVietnamese
- 洗餐具Chinese (Simp.)
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