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rinse

rinse

 
 
pronunciation:
rIns
parts of speech:
verb, noun
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part of speech: verb
inflections: rinsed, rinses, rinsing
definition 1: to clean by dipping into or spraying with water.
Rinse that pot out before you cook soup in it.
similar words:
flush
definition 2: to wash off with water.
Be sure to rinse all the shampoo out of your hair.
 
part of speech: noun
definition: an act or instance of rinsing.
Give your mouth a rinse after brushing your teeth.
derivation: rinsable (adj.)
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  hygiene, water