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lave

lave

 
pronunciation:
leIv
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: laved, laves, laving
definition 1: to wash or bathe.
synonyms:
bathe, wash
similar words:
clean, cleanse, launder, rinse, scrub
definition 2: to wash against or past, as waves or flowing water.
similar words:
lap, splash, sweep