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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The wave that spreads behind a boat as it moves forward; The consequences of an event (especially a catastrophic event); The flow of air that is driven behind by an aircraft propeller.

Usage examples (37)
  • MA is simply living in backwash land and does not think outside the borders.
  • I can hardly wait for the backwash from the protesters. .they should be hopping mad.
  • To avoid "backwash," inject slowly, taking 2-5 seconds to inject.
  • Well, bolton is a largely discredited "backwash" from the criminal cabal that made up dur chimpfurher's administration. for more
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