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wash·room

 (wŏsh′ro͞om′, -ro͝om′, wôsh′-)
n.
A bathroom, especially one in a public place.

washroom

(ˈwɒʃˌruːm; -ˌrʊm)
n
1. (Building) a room, esp in a factory or office block, in which lavatories, washbasins, etc, are situated
2. (Building) US and Canadian a euphemism for lavatory

wash•room

(ˈwɒʃˌrum, -ˌrʊm, ˈwɔʃ-)

n.
a room having washbowls and other toilet facilities.
[1800–10, Amer.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.washroom - a lavatory (particularly a lavatory in a public place)washroom - a lavatory (particularly a lavatory in a public place)
john, lav, lavatory, privy, toilet, bathroom, can - a room or building equipped with one or more toilets
Translations
مٍرْحَاضٌمِرْحاض، حَمّام
toaleta
toilet
wc
toalet
salerni
トイレ
화장실
umyváreň
stranišče
toalett
ห้องน้ำ
nhà vệ sinh

washroom

[ˈwɒʃrʊm] Nservicios mpl, aseos mpl, baño m

washroom

[ˈwɒʃruːm] n (US)toilettes fpl

washroom

[ˈwɒʃˌrʊm] nbagno, gabinetto

wash

(woʃ) verb
1. to clean (a thing or person, especially oneself) with (soap and) water or other liquid. How often do you wash your hair?; You wash (the dishes) and I'll dry; We can wash in the stream.
2. to be able to be washed without being damaged. This fabric doesn't wash very well.
3. to flow (against, over etc). The waves washed (against) the ship.
4. to sweep (away etc) by means of water. The floods have washed away hundreds of houses.
noun
1. an act of washing. He's just gone to have a wash.
2. things to be washed or being washed. Your sweater is in the wash.
3. the flowing or lapping (of waves etc). the wash of waves against the rocks.
4. a liquid with which something is washed. a mouthwash.
5. a thin coat (of water-colour paint etc), especially in a painting. The background of the picture was a pale blue wash.
6. the waves caused by a moving boat etc. The rowing-boat was tossing about in the wash from the ship's propellers.
ˈwashable adjective
able to be washed without being damaged. Is this dress washable?
ˈwasher noun
1. a person or thing (eg a machine) that washes. They've just bought an automatic dish-washer.
2. a flat ring of rubber, metal etc to keep nuts or joints tight. Our tap needs a new washer.
ˈwashing noun
1. (an) act of cleaning by water. I don't mind washing, but I hate ironing.
2. clothes washed or to be washed. I'll hang the washing out to dry.
ˌwashed-ˈout adjective
1. completely lacking in energy etc. I feel quite washed-out today.
2. (of garments etc) pale, having lost colour as a result of washing. She wore a pair of old, washed-out jeans.
ˈwasherwoman, washerman nouns
a person who is paid to wash clothes.
washcloth noun
(American) a piece of cloth for washing the face or body.
ˈwash-basin noun
a basin in which to wash one's face and hands. We are having a new washbasin installed in the bathroom.
ˈwashing-machine noun
an electric machine for washing clothes. She has an automatic washing-machine.
ˈwashing-powder noun
a powdered detergent used when washing clothes.
ˌwashing-ˈup noun
dishes etc cleaned or to be cleaned after a meal etc. I'll help you with the washing-up.
ˈwashout noun
(an idea, project, person etc which is) a complete failure. She was a complete washout as a secretary.
ˈwashroom noun
a lavatory.
wash up
1. to wash dishes etc after a meal. I'll help you wash up; We've washed the plates up.
2. (American) to wash one's hands and face.
3. to bring up on to the shore. The ship was washed up on the rocks; A lot of rubbish has been washed up on the beach.

washroom

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