Definition of 'mouthwash'
Example sentences containing 'mouthwash'
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On the third shelf in the medicine cabinet she located the minty mouthwash her husband had lately begun to insert into her shopping list. DEATH OF AN UNKNOWN MAN (2002)
His breath was surprisingly sweet, minty, as if he had rinsed with mouthwash before she arrived. THE LAST PLACE (2002)
Trends of 'mouthwash'
Used Rarely. mouthwash is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'mouthwash'
British English: mouthwash /ˈmaʊθˌwɒʃ/ NOUN
Mouthwash is a liquid that you put in your mouth and then spit out in order to clean your mouth and make your breath smell pleasant.
- American English: mouthwash
- Arabic: غُسُولُ الْفَمِ
- Brazilian Portuguese: líquido para limpeza bucal
- Chinese: 漱口水
- Croatian: vodica za ispiranje usta
- Czech: ústní voda
- Danish: mundskyl
- Dutch: mondspoeling
- European Spanish: enjuague bucal
- Finnish: suuvesi
- French: rince-bouche
- German: Mundwasser
- Greek: στοματικό διάλυμα
- Italian: collutorio
- Japanese: マウスウォッシュ
- Korean: 구강 청결제
- Norwegian: munnvann
- Polish: płyn do ust
- European Portuguese: elixir oral
- Romanian: apă de gură
- Russian: жидкость для полоскания рта
- Spanish: enjuague bucal
- Swedish: munvatten
- Thai: น้ำยาล้างปาก
- Turkish: gargara
- Ukrainian: ополіскувач для рота
- Vietnamese: dung dịch súc miệng
Definition of mouthwash from the Collins English Dictionary
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