Wascan

m pl the Gascons

Old to modern English dictionary. 2013.

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  • wascan — sv/t6 3rd pres wæscþ past wósc/on ptp gewascen to wash, cleanse; bathe, lave …   Old to modern English dictionary

  • waschen — spülen; abwaschen * * * wa|schen [ vaʃn̩], wäscht, wusch, gewaschen <tr.; hat: 1. unter Verwendung eines Waschmittels oder von Seife durch häufiges Bewegen in Wasser [und durch Reiben, Drücken o. Ä.] von Schmutz befreien: Wäsche, Hemden,… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • To wash gold — Wash Wash (w[o^]sh), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Washed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Washing}.] [OE. waschen, AS. wascan; akin to D. wasschen, G. waschen, OHG. wascan, Icel. & Sw. vaska, Dan. vaske, and perhaps to E. water. [root]150.] 1. To cleanse by ablution,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • To wash the hands of — Wash Wash (w[o^]sh), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Washed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Washing}.] [OE. waschen, AS. wascan; akin to D. wasschen, G. waschen, OHG. wascan, Icel. & Sw. vaska, Dan. vaske, and perhaps to E. water. [root]150.] 1. To cleanse by ablution,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Wash — (w[o^]sh), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Washed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Washing}.] [OE. waschen, AS. wascan; akin to D. wasschen, G. waschen, OHG. wascan, Icel. & Sw. vaska, Dan. vaske, and perhaps to E. water. [root]150.] 1. To cleanse by ablution, or dipping …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Washed — Wash Wash (w[o^]sh), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Washed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Washing}.] [OE. waschen, AS. wascan; akin to D. wasschen, G. waschen, OHG. wascan, Icel. & Sw. vaska, Dan. vaske, and perhaps to E. water. [root]150.] 1. To cleanse by ablution,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Washing — Wash Wash (w[o^]sh), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Washed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Washing}.] [OE. waschen, AS. wascan; akin to D. wasschen, G. waschen, OHG. wascan, Icel. & Sw. vaska, Dan. vaske, and perhaps to E. water. [root]150.] 1. To cleanse by ablution,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Washington, Tyne and Wear — infobox UK place country = England official name= Washington latitude= 54.9111 longitude= 1.5086 metropolitan county = Tyne and Wear population = 60,000 metropolitan borough= Sunderland region= North East England constituency westminster=… …   Wikipedia

  • waschen — Vst. std. (8. Jh.), mhd. waschen, weschen, ahd. wascan, as. waskan Stammwort. Aus wg. * wask a Vst. waschen , auch in ae. wascan; hierzu anord. vaska Vsw. (entlehnt ?). Herkunft unklar. Eine Ableitung aus dem Wort Wasser liegt zwar semantisch… …   Etymologisches Wörterbuch der deutschen sprache

  • wash — [[t]wɒʃ, wɔʃ[/t]] v. t. 1) to cleanse by dipping, rubbing, or scrubbing in water or some other liquid 2) to remove (dirt or other matter) by or as if by the action of water 3) to free from spiritual defilement or from sin, guilt, etc 4) to… …   From formal English to slang

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