lave

Definitions of lave
  1. verb
    wash or flow against
    “the waves laved the shore”
    synonyms: lap, wash
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    type of:
    flow
    cover or swamp with water
  2. verb
    wash one's face and hands
    synonyms: wash up
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    type of:
    freshen, freshen up, refresh, refreshen
    become or make oneself fresh again
  3. verb
    cleanse (one's body) with soap and water
    synonyms: wash
    wash
    to cleanse (itself or another animal) by licking
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    sponge down
    wash with a sponge
    scrub, scrub up
    wash thoroughly
    gargle, rinse
    rinse one's mouth and throat with mouthwash
    shampoo
    use shampoo on (hair)
    hush
    wash by removing particles
    condition
    apply conditioner to in order to make smooth and shiny
    type of:
    clean, cleanse
    clean one's body or parts thereof, as by washing
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