British • informal
- 1A rush of water or an energetic rinsing: a sloosh with this mouthwash helps loosen plaqueMore example sentences
- The one problem is that it will probably need to be cleaned more often - a sloosh round with the washing up water will not do.
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- 1(Of liquid) flow or pour with a rush: she gazed at the torrent of water slooshing downstreamMore example sentences
- I can't really do much in the way of jumping but I can sloosh along through the water, creating a stir, shifting enough of a spray to satisfy me.
- It starts with the sound of feet slooshing across wet grass and giggles of anticipation, then ooof and boing as they struggle to climb aboard.
- The taps sloosh like some out of price-range restaurant's and I stick my head into the filled sink, wiping my face with the towel.
early 20th century: imitative.