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wash sth out

verb uk phrasal verb with wash   /wɒʃ/ us    /wɑːʃ/
If an event or sports competition is washed out, it is prevented from happening or stopped early because of heavy rain: The men's semifinals in the tennis were washed out this morning.
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Translations of “wash sth out”
in Chinese (Traditional) (因雨)取消,中止(體育比賽等)…
in Chinese (Simplified) (因雨)取消,中止(体育比赛等)…
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