Definition of Hosing

1. Verb. (present participle of hose) ¹



2. Noun. A spraying or washing with a hose. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Hosing

1. hose [v] - See also: hose

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Hosing

hosen
hosepipe
hosepipes
hoser
hosers
hoses
hosey
hoseyed
hoseying
hoseys
hoshin kanri
hosier
hosieries
hosiers
hosiery
hosing (current term)
hosings
hosp
hospice
hospice care
hospices
hospitability
hospitable
hospitableness
hospitably
hospitage
hospital
hospital-patient relations
hospital-physician joint ventures
hospital-physician relations

Literary usage of Hosing

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1. A Supplement to Allibone's Critical Dictionary of English Literature and by John Foster Kirk, Samuel Austin Allibone (1891)
"It ¡sail very hune-tly intended «ml done, and no shamming or garden- hosing about it. .... hosing ..."

2. Report of the Secretary of Agriculture by United States Dept. of Agriculture (1865)
"During the night and ensuing day, until the sheep are washed, a man is employed in " hosing" or playing upon the sheep with ..."

3. Island Song Lyrics Volume 5by Larry W. Jones by Larry W. Jones (2004)
"... Here in Hawaii blue I'm blue and hosing you Love songs here weren't meant for me What went wrong I just can't see All night bong it's confusing too Here ..."

4. Worker Deaths in Confined Spaces: A Summary of Surveillance Findings and edited by Thomas R. Bender (1996)
"The procedure for hosing down foam in the transfer pit was to use a gasoline-powered, ... However, it was noted that this procedure, hosing down the foam, ..."

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