wash goods


plural noun

textiles that will not fade or become weakened by washing.

Nearby words

  1. wasatch range,
  2. wash,
  3. wash dirty linen (laundry) in public,
  4. wash down,
  5. wash drawing,
  6. wash house,
  7. wash one's dirty linen in public,
  8. wash one's hands of,
  9. wash out,
  10. wash over

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Examples from the Web for wash goods

  • "Here are those proofs from the Gazette for the wash-goods sale," he said.

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