washrag

[wosh-rag, wawsh-]
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noun


Nearby words

  1. washingtonian,
  2. washita,
  3. washo,
  4. washoe,
  5. washout,
  6. washroom,
  7. washstand,
  8. washtub,
  9. washup,
  10. washwoman

Origin of washrag

An Americanism dating back to 1885–90; wash + rag1

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British Dictionary definitions for washrag

washrag

noun

US another word for flannel (def. 4)
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