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awash


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Awash  \A*wash"\,  a.  [Pref.  a-  +  wash.] 
  Washed  by  the  waves  or  tide;  --  said  of  a  rock  or  strip  of 
  shore,  or  (Naut.)  of  an  anchor,  etc.,  when  flush  with  the 
  surface  of  the  water,  so  that  the  waves  break  over  it 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  awash 
  adj  :  covered  with  water;  "the  main  deck  was  afloat  (or  awash)"; 
  "the  monsoon  left  the  whole  place  awash";  "a  flooded 
  bathroom";  "inundated  farmlands";  "an  overflowing  tub" 
  [syn:  {afloat(p)},  {awash(p)},  {flooded},  {inundated}, 
  {overflowing}] 




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