machine-washable


machine-washable
ma,chine-`washable adjective
able to be washed in a WASHING MACHINE without being damaged

Usage of the words and phrases in modern English. 2013.

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  • machine-washable — machineˈ washable adjective (of a textile article) that may be washed in a domestic washing machine (also noun) • • • Main Entry: ↑machine …   Useful english dictionary

  • machine washable — UK US adjective able to be washed in a washing machine without being damaged Thesaurus: words used to describe clotheshyponym …   Useful english dictionary

  • machine-washable — adjective a) Capable of being washed in a washing machine without being damaged. Buy solid white dinner plates, bowls, and dessert/bread and butter plates. Choose machine washable china that will not scratch or chip easily. b) Dishwasher safe.… …   Wiktionary

  • machine washable — ma chine .washable adj if clothes are machine washable, it is possible to wash them in a washing machine safely …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • machine washable — UK / US adjective able to be washed in a washing machine without being damaged …   English dictionary

  • machine-wash — machine washable, adj. /meuh sheen wosh , wawsh /, v.t., v.i. to launder by washing machine rather than by hand. [1955 60] * * * …   Universalium

  • washable — adjective 1 something that is washable can be washed without being damaged: washable cushion covers | machine washable: machine washable wool 2 paint, ink etc that is washable will come out of cloth when you wash it …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • washable — wash|a|ble [ˈwɔʃəbəl US ˈwo:ʃ , ˈwa:ʃ ] adj 1.) something that is washable can be washed without being damaged ▪ washable cushion covers ▪ The gloves are machine washable . 2.) paint or ink that is washable will come out of cloth when you wash it …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • washable — UK [ˈwɒʃəb(ə)l] / US [ˈwɑʃəb(ə)l] adjective 1) able to be washed without being damaged washable seat covers machine washable 2) a liquid such as paint or ink that is washable can be removed from cloth when it is washed …   English dictionary

  • washable — adjective Capable of being washed without being damaged; especially by some method, for example machine washable Ant: unwashable, nonwashable …   Wiktionary