dishwaternoun [ U ]uk /ˈdɪʃˌwɔː.tər/ us /ˈdɪʃˌwɑː.t̬ɚ/
Examples from literature
- Her hands and arms were red and dripping and from a dim region at the rear came the smell of dishwater.
- Now a house does not look very beautiful when it has dust and crumbs on the floor, buckets of greasy dishwater in the kitchen, and smoke from the furnace in the air!
- Steel knives and forks with ivory or wooden handles should not be put into dishwater.