Definitions for wash up
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word 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"
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
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
It was a matter of waiting for something to wash up.
I never would have thought that a sea snake would wash up that far up north.
The corpses wash up on shore and our volunteers are having to move the bodies and manage the remains of the dead.
It's about the right time for something. It depends on where it went in, but it's about the right time for debris to wash up.
It seems logical that they would want to see the wash up from this week's Federal Reserve meeting and hold the ability to be reactionary, if we see anything from Mr. Kuroda and the BOJ today, it will be setting the scene for additional measures if they so need.
Translations for wash up
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- umýt ruceCzech
- aufspülen, Hände waschen, waschenGerman
- peseytyä, huuhtoutuaFinnish
- se laver les mains, laverFrench
- kezet mos, partra mos, partra vet, megosakszik, kimos, mosakszik, bemosakszikHungarian
- 手を洗う, 洗面Japanese
- измива, миеMacedonian
- zich opfrissen, zich wassenDutch
- умы́ться, [[быть]] [[вынести, [[мыть]] [[рука, [[быть]] [[прибить, умыва́ться, [[помы́ть]] [[рукаRussian
- ansiktet, spola upp, händernaSwedish
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