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wash out

Translation of wash out in Spanish:

  • 1verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object 1.1 (sink/cloth) (clean)
    (rinse)
    go and wash your mouth out
    vete a lavar esa boca con jabón
    1.2 (remove)
    (color)
    1.3 (prevent, spoil) [colloquial]heavy rain washed out most of the games
    fuertes lluvias hicieron que se cancelara la mayoría de los partidos
  • 2verb + adverb 2.1 (disappear) See examples: the stain will wash out
    la mancha saldrá or se quitará al lavarlo
    2.2 (fail course)
    (American English) [slang]
    ser reprobado
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