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wash (with sb)

informal
If an excuse or argument won't wash with someone, they are unlikely to believe or accept it.
(Definition of wash (with sb) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “wash (with sb)”
in Chinese (Simplified) 相信, 接受…
in Chinese (Traditional) 相信, 接受…
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