|1.||a person or thing that washes|
|2.||a flat ring or drilled disc of metal used under the head of a bolt or nut to spread the load when tightened|
|3.||any flat ring of rubber, felt, metal, etc, used to provide a seal under a nut or in a tap or valve seat|
|4.||See washing machine|
|5.||chemical engineering a device for cleaning or washing gases or vapours; scrubber|
|6.||(Austral) a face cloth; flannel|
v. washed, wash·ing, wash·es
To cleanse, using water or other liquid, usually with soap, detergent, or bleach, by immersing, dipping, rubbing, or scrubbing.
To make moist or wet.
The act or process of cleansing or washing.
A solution used to cleanse or bathe a part.