What does washy mean?

Definitions for washyˈwɒʃ i, ˈwɔ ʃi

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word washy.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. watery, washy, weak(adj)

    overly diluted; thin and insipid

    "washy coffee"; "watery milk"; "weak tea"

  2. bleached, faded, washed-out, washy(adj)

    having lost freshness or brilliance of color

    "sun-bleached deck chairs"; "faded jeans"; "a very pale washed-out blue"; "washy colors"


  1. washy(Adjective)

    Watery; damp; soft.

  2. washy(Adjective)

    Lacking substance or strength; weak; thin; dilute; feeble.

  3. washy(Adjective)

    Not firm or hardy; liable to sweat profusely with labour.

    a washy horse

Webster Dictionary

  1. Washy(adj)

    watery; damp; soft

  2. Washy(adj)

    lacking substance or strength; weak; thin; dilute; feeble; as, washy tea; washy resolutions

  3. Washy(adj)

    not firm or hardy; liable to sweat profusely with labor; as, a washy horse

  4. Origin: [From Wash.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of washy in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of washy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Denise Campbell Mays:

    Times Out...for a bunch of wishy-washy saints! Stand Up! And Remain Firm In The Perfect Word Of God.

  2. Charlotte Bronte:

    Feeling without judgement is a washy draught indeed but judgement untempered by feeling is too bitter and husky a morsel for human deglutition.

  3. Casie Copeland:

    If the parties are told if you make this agreement, this report gets shelved forever, then this is an actual incentive, but ... it's all very wishy washy and no one is clear. The way it's been used so far has been rather clumsy.

  4. Linda Vaughey:

    I don't like the millionaire because he's just wishy washy. He wants either to be governor or he wants to be this or wants to be that. He doesn't know what he wants. He just wants something. his strengths are in his background, his ability to problem solve.

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