What does washing-up mean?

Definitions for washing-up

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. washing-up(noun)

    the washing of dishes etc after a meal


  1. washing-up(Noun)

    The act of washing dishes etc; dishwashing

    I'll do the washing-up if you put it all away.

  2. washing-up(Adjective)

    Of, or relating to washing dishes


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of washing-up in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of washing-up in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Steve Jobs:

    The Japanese have hit the shores like dead fish. They're just like dead fish washing up on the shores.

  2. Manuel Valls:

    Manuel Valls is being deliberately vague when he talks about a fairer distribution of foreigners washing up on Europe's shores - which is tantamount to an increase in the migratory burden already weighing on France.

  3. Jo Gilchrist:

    But I’m fighting this with all I’ve got, and I’m starting to walk again. Two weeks ago, they said I might be able to walk for an hour or two a day— like grocery shopping, washing up and hanging the washing out.

  4. Daniel Day Lewis:

    You don't merely give over your creativity to making a film-you give over your life In theatre, by contrast, you live these two rather strange lives simultaneously you have no option but to confront the mould on last night's washing-up.

Images & Illustrations of washing-up

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