wash-and-wear(redirected from wash-and-wearly)
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Treated so as to be easily or quickly washed or rinsed clean and to require little or no ironing. Used of clothes and linens: a wash-and-wear shirt.
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(Textiles) (of fabrics, garments, etc) requiring only light washing, short drying time, and little or no ironing
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noting or pertaining to a fabric that can be washed, that dries quickly, and that requires little or no ironing.
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|Noun||1.||wash-and-wear - a fabric treated to be easily washable and to require no ironing|
|Adj.||1.||wash-and-wear - treated so as to be easily or quickly washed and dried and requiring little or no ironing; "a wash-and-wear shirt"|
washable - capable of being washed without injury; "washable woolens"; "acrylic blankets are both warm and washable"
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