washing powder


noun

powdered detergent for washing fabrics

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Example sentences from the Web for washing powder

  • Mrs. Stillwell opened the screen door to take in the carrots and soap and washing-powder Shelby used to bring her.

    In a Little Town|Rupert Hughes
  • Finally, him and his two brothers invented a kind of washing-powder.

    In a Little Town|Rupert Hughes