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English definition of “wash out something”

wash out something

(BE DESTROYED) phrasal verb with wash    /wɑʃ, wɔʃ/ verb [I/T]
(esp. of bad or violent weather) to cause something to fail, stop, or be destroyed: Rain washed tonight’s game out. The storm washed out roads and bridges.
(Definition of wash out something (BE DESTROYED) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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