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English definition of “wash”

wash

noun [S] (FLOW)    /wɒʃ/ US  /wɑːʃ/ literary
(the sound made) when the sea moves against land, etc.: Outside the flat, she could hear the gentle wash of the waves on the beach.Sounds made by objects, movement or impact
(Definition of wash noun (FLOW) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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