- the act of washing dishes.
- of, relating to, or intended for washing dishes: different brands of dishwashing liquid.
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Examples from the Web for dishwashing
The Pote finished his dishwashing and joined us, pulling on an old Tuxedo jacket.The Trail of '98
Robert W. Service
Dishwashing, scouring and cleaning of every description were done by machinery.Mizora: A Prophecy
Mary E. Bradley
His needs were few, and there should be dishwashing jobs, at least, somewhere in the city.Victory
Lester del Rey
She turned back to her dish-pan and fell with great vigor to her dishwashing.Hester's Counterpart
Jean K. Baird
You'd better not mention the dishwashing; that's what made him cross.Otherwise Phyllis