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un·washed

 (ŭn-wŏsht′, -wôsht′)
adj.
1. Not washed; unclean.
2. Common; plebeian: the unwashed masses.
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unwashed

(ʌnˈwɒʃt)
adj
not washed
pl n
the great unwashed jocular derogatory the masses
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un•washed

(ʌnˈwɒʃt, -ˈwɔʃt)

adj.
1. not cleaned or purified by or as if by washing.
2. untutored, unsophisticated, or ignorant; plebeian.
n.
3. the (great) unwashed, the masses; the rabble.
[1350–1400]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.unwashed - of or associated with the great masses of peopleunwashed - of or associated with the great masses of people; "the common people in those days suffered greatly"; "behavior that branded him as common"; "his square plebeian nose"; "a vulgar and objectionable person"; "the unwashed masses"
lowborn - of humble birth or origins; "a topsy-turvy society of lowborn rich and blue-blooded poor"
2.unwashed - not cleaned with or as if with soap and waterunwashed - not cleaned with or as if with soap and water; "a sink full of unwashed dishes"
dirty, soiled, unclean - soiled or likely to soil with dirt or grime; "dirty unswept sidewalks"; "a child in dirty overalls"; "dirty slums"; "piles of dirty dishes"; "put his dirty feet on the clean sheet"; "wore an unclean shirt"; "mining is a dirty job"; "Cinderella did the dirty work while her sisters preened themselves"
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unwashed

adjective
Lacking high station or birth:
Archaic: base.
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Translations

unwashed

[ˈʌnˈwɒʃt]
A. ADJsin lavar, sucio
B. NPL the Great Unwashedla plebe
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

unwashed

[ˌʌnˈwɒʃt]
adj [person] → qui ne s'est pas lavé(e); [hair, dishes] → non lavé(e)
n
the great unwashed (humorous)la populace
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

unwashed

adjungewaschen; dishesungespült
n the great unwashed pl (hum)der Pöbel
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
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