wash up

Definitions of wash up

v wash one's face and hands

Type of:
freshen, freshen up, refresh, refreshen
become or make oneself fresh again

v wash dishes

“I cook and my husband washes up after dinner”
do the dishes
Type of:
clean, make clean
make clean by removing dirt, filth, or unwanted substances from

v carry somewhere (of water or current or waves)

“The tide washed up the corpse”
Type of:
carry, channel, conduct, convey, impart, transmit
transmit or serve as the medium for transmission

v be carried somewhere by water or as if by water

“The body washed up on the beach”
Type of:
come into sight or view

v wear out completely

“He was all washed up after the exam”
beat, exhaust, tucker, tucker out
exhaust physically or emotionally
exhaust by allowing to pull on the line
tire out completely
Type of:
fag, fag out, fatigue, jade, outwear, tire, tire out, wear, wear down, wear out, wear upon, weary
exhaust or get tired through overuse or great strain or stress

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