Definition of washing soda in English:

Share this entry

washing soda

Pronunciation:

noun

[mass noun]
Sodium carbonate, used dissolved in water for washing and cleaning.
Example sentences
  • To get grease out of clothes, Andrew suggested dissolving washing soda in hot water and soaking the garment for half an hour.
  • Dissolve one cup of washing soda in a litre of hot water and add the soap solution, mixing well.
  • If approved disinfectants are unavailable washing soda, mixed with water at a rate of 50 grams per litre, is the next best alternative.
Share this entry
 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.