do the dishes

Wash the plates, glasses, and silverware used at a meal. For example, If you walk the dog, I'll do the dishes.

The American Heritage® Idioms Dictionary Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company.

Related Words for do the dishes

drench, moisten, hose, scrub, soak, float, shower, douse, wet, wipe, rinse, shine, bubble, immerse, swab, lap, lave, launder, bath, sponge