washable

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj washable capable of being washed without injury "washable woolens","acrylic blankets are both warm and washable"
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Washable Capable of being washed without damage to fabric or color.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • washable Resisting or enduring washing: noting the fabric, and also the color.
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Usage

In literature:

To be washable as well as durable is also a great point in favour of cotton textiles.
"Principles of Home Decoration" by Candace Wheeler
If there is room in the dressing-room, there should be a sofa with a slip cover of some washable fabric that can be taken off when necessary.
"The House in Good Taste" by Elsie de Wolfe
Washable cotton rugs are best to use for this purpose.
"Furnishing the Home of Good Taste" by Lucy Abbot Throop
Whatever the material, it must, of course, be washable and kept immaculate.
"The Complete Home" by Various
The gloves should be soft and washable.
"Our Deportment" by John H. Young
Another could proclaim to the world a new washable distemper.
"A Dweller in Mesopotamia" by Donald Maxwell
She accumulated a collection of house-frocks; printed cotton washables differing somewhat in color and cut but functionally identical.
"The Fourth R" by George Oliver Smith
Remove stains from a washable fabric and a delicate fabric.
"Textiles" by William H. Dooley
Delivery shall take place in a room with washable walls, ceilings and doors.
"Rules and regulations governing maternity hospitals and homes ... September, 1922" by California. State Board of Charities and Corrections
It follows, then, that in weaving rugs (which must be washable) with orange warp, the warp must be steeped in warm water before using.
"How to make rugs" by Candace Wheeler
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In news:

The 8.6-inch diameter spun-bonded polyester filter cartridges are washable and easy to replace.
Runners will be decorated with washable dyed cornstarch in beautirul fall colors as they run or walk.
Revision of D6321 - 98(2004) Standard Practice for the Evaluation of Machine Washable T-Shirts.
Washable Woof Woof dog rugs debut in two sizes this winter.
At this season's market, Nourison will add to its washable woven line with new sizes in its handmade group, as well as a new machinemade one offering.
The washable woven line is "what separates us from the other companies," said Gary Shafran, sales and marketing manager, accent rugs.
WASHABLE WOOL PROCESSING NOW AVAILABLE IN THE UNITED STATES.
ATLANTA Newell Rubbermaid's Expo brand has launched its first line of washable markers, making them ideal for use at home, in the classroom and in the car.
SHEEP VENTURE CO TO BRING WASHABLE WOOL PROCESSING EQUIPMENT TO UNITED STATES.
For me, the ease of machine-washable bedding is a must.
It is also machine washable.
Things like keyboards , mice and even smartphones and tablet devices should be washable.
With an easy-to-clean and hard-to-kill design, the Logitech Washable Keyboard K310 is one of the better keyboards we've seen for less than $50.
Logitech's Washable Keyboard Ends Spill Nightmares.
Logitech K310 washable USB keyboard.
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