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rinse

rinse

 
 
pronunciation:
rIns
parts of speech:
transitive verb, noun
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part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: rinsed, rinses, rinsing
definition 1: to dip or spray with water in order to remove soap or superficial dirt or food.
There is still dish soap on these plates; you'll need to rinse them again.I always rinse my hair well after I use the shampoo.
similar words:
flush
definition 2: to wash (soap, dirt, or the like) off something with water.
It took time to rinse all the soap off the dog.
similar words:
wash
 
part of speech: noun
definition 1: an act or instance of rinsing.
Give your mouth a rinse after brushing your teeth.
definition 2: water or another solution used for rinsing, such as a cosmetic preparation used to tint or condition the hair.
derivation: rinsable (adj.)
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  hygiene, water