Definition of car wash in English:

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car wash


1A building containing equipment for washing motor vehicles automatically.
Example sentences
  • If the force is too great, a mirror may not fold out of harm's way, such as when a vehicle is in a car wash.
  • It would have included a wide range of facilities, including round-the-clock jet washers, a car wash and garage shop.
  • A single access road is planned from the A65 to be shared by the restaurant and a proposed car wash at a former filling station next door.
2An event, typically a fundraiser, in which motor vehicles are washed: the Teen Center will hold its third annual car wash on Saturday
More example sentences
  • Crossmolina Fire Brigade annual charity car wash will be held on Saturday, December 11th on the Ballina Road.
  • The grade 7 class held a car wash at the school fundraising event.
  • The first event is a Coffee Morning and car wash at the scout hut.

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