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  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of overwash.

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Examples

  • Problems arise when clothes have hidden ingredients -- extra layers of "overwashed" dyes, interior linings, adhesives and the like -- that react to the chemicals.

    Tales From the Couture Dry Cleaners

  • The bed was a twin with a lumpy mattress and faded, overwashed sheets that were scratchy and thin with age.

    Highborn

  • His overwashed white shirt was far too big for him and was halfway untucked.

    Forgetfulness

  • Overview: Just because members of the largest generation in U.S. history are graying doesn't mean they should fade away like overwashed blue jeans.

    FH Boom Daily Digest-Sept. 7, 2007 (The Boomer Blog)

  • Overview: Just because members of the largest generation in U.S. history are graying doesn't mean they should fade away like overwashed blue jeans.

    The Boomer Blog: September 2007 Archives

  • Everything about him was familiar, from the overwashed fabric of his T-shirt to the sharp angle of the collarbone that rested just under her chin.

    Cassandra Clare: The Mortal Instrument Series

  • Already starting to see some roads overwashed some of these rainfall or sometimes storms these will get up into the -- into the Chesapeake much like it did during Hurricane Isabel back in 2003 because it's such a prolonged wind event, guys.

    CNN Transcript Nov 12, 2009

  • Overview: Just because members of the largest generation in U.S. history are graying doesn't mean they should fade away like overwashed blue jeans.

    The Boomer Blog: FH BOOM DAILY DIGEST Archives

  • The low roads that come from your -- your beach houses and hotels there could easily be overwashed and would make travel extremely dangerous and not recommended.

    CNN Transcript Jul 22, 2008

  • And that could be overwashed with a Category 2 land-falling hurricane.

    CNN Transcript Jul 23, 2008

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