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Origin of washed-up
Words nearby washed-up
Example sentences from the Web for washed-up
What was your initial read on this premise, making the washed-up child star a horse?Amy Sedaris Is Hollywood's Beloved Rabbit-Loving Comedian Crafter|Kevin Fallon|August 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The outspoken Oscar-nominated character actor plays a washed-up music manager in the lovely musical Begin Again.Mark Ruffalo Blasts Iraq’s GOP Warmongers, Talks ‘Begin Again’ and ‘Avengers’|Marlow Stern|June 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Dick Diver begins as the graceful, competent king of the Riviera and ends as a washed-up drunk, estranged from everyone he loves.
And he did want Mrs. Haim to be put in a flutter by the news that Mr. George Cannon had washed-up for her.The Roll-Call|Arnold Bennett
“The beach is littered with washed-up debris,” Brad observed.Dan Carter and the River Camp|Mildred A. Wirt
Just under the uneven line of washed-up seaweed and other refuse two dark forms crawled along.British Secret Service During the Great War|Nicholas Everitt
Both of the above forms were found on the washed-up holdfasts of Macrocystis.
There was washed-up dishes in a bake-pan, so I did dish-towel them all and put them away.The Story of Opal|Opal Whiteley
British Dictionary definitions for washed-up
adjective (washed-up when prenominal) informal, mainly US, Canadian and NZ
Idioms and Phrases with washed-up
see wash up, def. 3.