verb (tr, prep)
(of an emotion) to affect (a person) suddenly and profoundly
(of an event) to have little effect on (a person)
ELEMENTARY SCHOOL PUNCTUATION QUIZ
Punctuation marks help make writing easy to read and understand. Some of the most important ones are the period (.), comma (,), question mark (?), and exclamation point (!). How well do you know how to use them? Find out in this quiz!
Question 1 of 10
Which punctuation mark is best for this sentence? "Can I watch a movie __"
Words nearby wash over
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Example sentences from the Web for wash over
After a wash-over (I did not ask for a bath for fear of exposing the lack of one) I went down to tea.A Poor Man's House|Stephen Sydney Reynolds