water-wash

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v water-wash wash with water
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Usage

In literature:

Wash the mackerel and soak over night in clear, cold water.
"The Community Cook Book" by Anonymous
The brown water was just beginning to wash over the floor.
"Still Jim" by Honoré Willsie Morrow
When the other housekeepers have emptied their water, wash the inside of the sink basin and wipe with the cloth wrung dry.
"Ontario Teachers' Manuals: Household Management" by Ministry of Education
The other I ate, washing it down with a little more water.
"The Boy Tar" by Mayne Reid
After shaving, wash the face with a little warm water and wipe it thoroughly dry.
"The Complete Bachelor" by Walter Germain
Rocks a-wash, or below water.
"The Sailor's Word-Book" by William Henry Smyth
Wash, by squeezing water through and through, change water several times.
"The Starvation Treatment of Diabetes" by Lewis Webb Hill
The solvent power of water makes it so valuable for washing.
"Ontario Teachers' Manuals: Nature Study" by Ontario Ministry of Education
Then turn the sheets out and wash them in running water until all trace of purple stain disappears from the water as it comes away.
"Bookbinding, and the Care of Books" by Douglas Cockerell
The effect of the hot water is to wash out the stomach, and so remove any fermenting remains of the previous meal.
"Alcohol: A Dangerous and Unnecessary Medicine, How and Why" by Martha M. Allen
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In poetry:

As the waters roll
Roll you.
The waters wash,
You wash in oneness
And never emerge.
"Fish" by D H Lawrence
'Tis from the mercy of our God
That all our hopes begin;
'Tis by the water and the blood
Our souls are washed from sin.
"Hymn 111" by Isaac Watts
Husband,
I held all four
in my arms like sons and daughters.
Husband,
I bent slowly down
and washed them in magical waters.
"Where It Was At Back Then" by Anne Sexton
They, entering at his palace-door,
Will shun the lofty seat;
Will gird themselves, and water pour,
And wash each other's feet;
"The Mother of Zebedee's Children" by George MacDonald
How wonderful it was to float along the river!
Dreamily hearing water plash and gurgle
From my canoe's advancing sides and oars,
Washing among green rushes of the shore!
"The Rivers" by Roden Berkeley Wriothesley Noel
He sees his comrades high above him flying
To seek their nests among the island reeds;
Strong is their flight; all lonely he is lying
Washed by the crimsoned water as he bleeds.
"My Aviary" by Oliver Wendell Holmes

In news:

Users simply expose the film, wash it out in cold water, and then adhere it to the mesh.
Many families were forced to their rooftops as the rapidly rising waters flooded about 100 mobile home s and washed many from their foundations.
One raging wash and a leaky water tank.
Skip the hot water wash.
A motorcyclist who drove around barricades near a washed-out road survived a crash into a water-filled ravine in Superior.
The Bible talks about how Jesus washed the Church with the water of the Word.
BUMPING LAKE, Wash. A plan to manage central Washington's water is not sitting well with some cabin owners.
Customers are asked to avoid unnecessary uses of water such as washing cars, etc.
The fully automatic press recovers wash water and eliminates settling ponds, with shorter cycle times.
Wash canned goods that come in contact with floodwaters with soap and hot water.
Water recycling to be required in new CA washes.
The restriction covers unnecessary uses such as watering lawns, gardens, washing cars, etc.
Do you wash their food bowls and water bowls in the kitchen sink.
Wash your hands with soap and water to kill germs.
Wash your hands often with soap and water.
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In science:

The liquid is a soap solution obtained by adding 5% of commercial dish-washing liquid (Dreft, Procter & Gamble) to deionised water.
Deformation of a free interface pierced by a tilted cylinder
The pores are then washed in de-ionized water to remove excess Se−− .
A Self Assembled Nanoelectronic Quantum Computer Based on the Rashba Effect in Quantum Dots
Such block will to keep its form, and its butt-end surface will be washed by the water due to the rough OS as a solid/openworking surface, according to its own construction.
Skeletal Structures of the Ocean, Hypotheses and Interpretation of the Phenomenon
In order to avoid the coalescence of the bubbles, dish-washing liquid based on anionic surfactant AEOS-2EO is mixed into water .
Dense bubble flow in a silo: an unusual flow of a dispersed medium
The beads were then thoroughly washed up using distilled water and µ immediatly assessed.
Friction and dilatancy in immersed granular matter
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