from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. wash with stones to achieve a worn appearance


Sorry, no etymologies found.


  • The company controls every detail down to the carefully calibrated stone-wash and enzyme treatments to make everything from hats to cargo pants look "vintage."

    Fashion's Frat Boy

  • I've wanted to have permanently curly hair for *ages*, but I don't want an ugly tight yicky perm that says "I'm a scary 80s woman with no taste and a love for stone-wash jeans."

    6th April '05

  • Versus: the Versace second line designed by Christopher Kane combines a 1990s rock'n roll feeling in stone-wash effect bags and T-shirts, with a couture look epitomized by the short-pleated miniskirts with stiff organza petticoats.

    CBS 2 - KCAL 9 - Los Angeles - Southern California - LA Breaking News, Weather, Traffic, Sports

  • The 36-year-old actress completed her look with long, stone-wash jeans and flats.

    Just Jared


Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.