adjective. ['ˈwɑːʃt'] clean by virtue of having been washed in water.
Words that Rhyme with Washed
Example sentences of the word washed
1. Verb, past participle
When they die they are washed downstream and end up on the river banks as food for predators.
Quotes containing the word washed
1. Apple Computer would not have reached its current peak of success if it had feared to roll the dice and launch products that didn't always hit the mark. In the mid-1990s, the company was considered washed up, Steve Jobs had departed, and a string of lackluster product launches unrelated to the company's core business.
- Naveen Jain
2. No man is an island, entire of itself; every man is a piece of the continent, a part of the main. If a clod be washed away by the sea, Europe is the less, as well as if a promontory were, as well as if a manor of thy friend's or of thine own were: any man's death diminishes me, because I am involved in mankind, and therefore never send to know for whom the bells tolls; it tolls for thee.
- John Donne, No man is an island – A selection from the prose
3. I half closed my eyes and imagined this was the spot where everything I'd ever lost since my childhood had washed up, and I was now standing here in front of it, and if I waited long enough, a tiny figure would appear on the horizon across the field and gradually get larger until I'd see it was Tommy, and he'd wave, and maybe even call.
- Kazuo Ishiguro, Never Let Me Go
adjective. clean by virtue of having been washed in water.
adjective. having lost freshness or brilliance of color.
adjective. drained of energy or effectiveness; extremely tired; completely exhausted.
- played out
- worn out
adjective. doomed to extinction.
- done for
adjective. washed or swept with water especially waves of the sea.
adjective. ['ˈwɑːʃt'] wet as from washing; sometimes used in combination.