- a solution, often containing antiseptic, astringent, and breath-sweetening agents, used for cleansing the mouth and teeth, and for gargling.
Origin of mouthwash
Examples from the Web for mouthwash
Contemporary Examples of mouthwash
If you have bad breath, gingivitis or periodontitis …A probiotic lozenge or mouthwash might be your best bet.How to Choose the Right Probiotic for You
May 16, 2014
At The Keating Hotel in San Diego, there were little branded bottles of mouthwash in the bathrooms.Gordon Ramsay: 7 Hotel Horrors!
August 9, 2012
Historical Examples of mouthwash
- a medicated aqueous solution, used for gargling and for cleansing the mouth
Word Origin and History for mouthwash
- A medicated liquid for cleaning the mouth and treating diseased mucous membranes.collutory