Meaning of “wash off (something)” in the English Dictionary

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wash off (something)

phrasal verb with wash us /wɑʃ, wɔʃ/ verb [ I/T ]

to remove something with flowing water, or to come off after you do this:

She could hardly wait to wash the dirt off.
I don’t know if this paint will wash off.

(Definition of “wash off (something)” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)