[waw-ter-fast, -fahst, wot-er-]
(of a color or dye) resistant to the effects caused by water; not changed or faded by the action of water.
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- water, water everywhere, / nor any drop to drink,
- water-base paint,
- water-hammer pulse,
Origin of water-fast
First recorded in 1540–50
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