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English definition of “washing”

washing

noun [U]     /ˈwɒʃ.ɪŋ/ US  /ˈwɑː.ʃɪŋ/ (US also the wash)
the act of washing clothes: Doing the washing is such a bore!Cleaning clothes clothes, sheets, etc. that need to be or have just been washed: I do the washing and then I hang/peg it out in the garden.Cleaning clothes
(Definition of washing noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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