Hindi translation of 'wash'
wash /wɒʃ वॉश्/
Word forms: washes, washing, washed
1. transitive verb, countable noun
If you wash something, or if you give it a wash, you clean it using water and soap or detergent.
साफ करना/सफाई nf
धोना/ धुलाई nf
It took a long time to wash the mud out of his hair.
Rub down the door and wash off the dust.
That coat could do with a wash.
2. transitive or intransitive verb, countable noun
If you wash, or if you have a wash, you clean part of your body using soap and water.
नहाना, स्नान करना/स्नान mn
She washed her face with cold water.
You are going to have your dinner, get washed, and go to bed.
She had a wash and changed her clothes.
3. singular noun
The wash is all the clothes, sheets, and other things that are washed together at one time.
धोए जाने वाले कपड़े mn
His grey socks were in the wash.
4. transitive or intransitive verb
If a sea or river or something carried by a sea or river washes somewhere or is washed there, it flows there gently.
बहा ले जाना/बह जाना
The force of the water washed him back into the cave.
5. to wash your hands of something → see hand
6. see also washing
If rain or floods wash away something, they destroy it and carry it away.
बहा ले जाना
बाढ़ द्वारा नष्ट किया जाना
Flood waters washed away one of the main bridges.
If you wash something down with a drink, you swallow it and then drink the drink, for example to make it easier to swallow or digest.
पेय पदार्थ के साथ कुछ निगलना
...a beef sandwich washed down with a glass of water.
If you wash up, you wash the pans, plates, cups, and cutlery which have been used in cooking and eating a meal.[Brit]
I made breakfast and then washed up.
If something is washed up on a piece of land, it is carried there by a river or the sea and left there.
सब कुछ बहाकर बर्बाद कर देना
3. see also washing-up
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Example Sentences Including 'wash'
Conrad backed the trailer down to the water and they dragged the dory into the wash.AMAGANSETT (2004)
He swirled some red wine around in his mouth to wash away the taste of smoke.AFTERMATH (2001)
Then I peeled off the shirt to give it a careful wash by hand.READY? (2001)
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'wash' in Other Languages
- Arabic: يَغْسِلُ
- Brazilian Portuguese: lavar
- Chinese: 洗涤
- Croatian: prati
- Czech: mýt umýt
- Danish: vaske
- Dutch: wassen
- European Spanish: lavar
- Finnish: pestä
- French: laver
- German: waschen
- Greek: πλένω
- Italian: lavare
- Japanese: 洗う
- Korean: 씻다
- Norwegian: vaske
- Polish: umyć myć
- Portuguese: lavar
- Romanian: a (se) spăla
- Russian: мыть
- Spanish: lavar
- Swedish: tvätta
- Thai: ล้าง
- Turkish: yıkamak
- Ukrainian: мити
- Vietnamese: rửa
Translation of wash from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary