- wash\ down
- 1. III
wash down smth. /smth. down/ wash down the walls (a motor car, a car, a carriage, the decks of a ship, etc.) мыть /окатывать водой/ стены и т.д.; wash down the paint смывать краску2. XXI1wash down smth. with /by/ smth. wash down one's dinner with a glass of beer (the chicken with a little white wine, a meal by a draught of ale, etc.) запивать обед стаканом пива и т.д.
English-Russian dictionary of verb phrases. 2013.
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wash down — wash by letting water run down, hose it down If the kids play in the bathroom I ll have to wash down the walls … English idioms
wash down — (something) to drink a liquid to help you swallow something. It was a great meal washed down with several glasses of wine. He got two aspirin and washed them down with a glass of water … New idioms dictionary
wash-down — «WOSH DOWN, WSH », noun. a washing from top to bottom or from end to end … Useful english dictionary
wash down — verb 1. eat food accompanied by lots of liquid; also use metaphorically (Freq. 2) She washed down her dinner with a bottle of red wine He washes down his worries with a nightly glass of whisky • Hypernyms: ↑eat • Verb Frames: Somebody s something … Useful english dictionary
wash down — phrasal verb [transitive] Word forms wash down : present tense I/you/we/they wash down he/she/it washes down present participle washing down past tense washed down past participle washed down 1) to drink something after putting food or medicine… … English dictionary
wash down — 1) PHRASAL VERB If you wash something, especially food, down with a drink, you drink the drink after eating the food, especially to make the food easier to swallow or digest. [V n P] He took two aspirin immediately and washed them down with three … English dictionary
wash down — v. (D; tr.) to wash down with (to wash down a meal with a glass of beer) * * * (D; tr.) to wash down with (to wash down a meal with a glass of beer) … Combinatory dictionary
wash down — verb a) To help to swallow by drinking a liquid, after eating something, or taking a pill. I had a nice beef sandwich washed down with a pint of bitter. b) To wash something completely from top to bottom. You must wash the wall down well before… … Wiktionary
wash down — transitive verb Date: 1600 1. to move or carry downward by action of a liquid; especially to facilitate the passage of (food) down the gullet with accompanying swallows of liquid < pizza washed down with beer > 2. to wash the whole length or… … New Collegiate Dictionary
wash down — Synonyms and related words: bib, booze, drain the cup, drink, drink in, drink off, drink to, drink up, guzzle, imbibe, pledge, pull, quaff, sip, suck, suck in, suckle, sup, swig, swill, tipple, toast, toss down, toss off … Moby Thesaurus
wash down — rinse in water … English contemporary dictionary