Definition of Rinse

1. Noun. A liquid preparation used on wet hair to give it a tint.

Generic synonyms: Hair Coloring, Hair Dye



2. Verb. Wash off soap or remaining dirt. "They rinse the cape "
Exact synonyms: Rinse Off
Specialized synonyms: Flush, Purge, Scour
Generic synonyms: Launder, Wash
Derivative terms: Rinsing

3. Noun. The removal of soap with clean water in the final stage of washing.
Exact synonyms: Rinsing
Group relationships: Lavation, Wash, Washing
Generic synonyms: Remotion, Removal

4. Verb. Clean with some chemical process. "They rinse the cape "
Exact synonyms: Wash
Related verbs: Wash, Wash Away, Wash Off, Wash Out, Launder, Wash, Wash
Specialized synonyms: Elute
Generic synonyms: Process, Serve, Swear Out
Derivative terms: Wash, Washable, Washer, Washer

5. Noun. The act of giving a light tint to the hair.
Generic synonyms: Hair Coloring

6. Verb. Rinse one's mouth and throat with mouthwash. ; "Gargle with this liquid"
Exact synonyms: Gargle
Generic synonyms: Lave, Wash
Derivative terms: Gargle

7. Noun. Washing lightly without soap.
Generic synonyms: Lavation, Wash, Washing

Definition of Rinse

1. v. t. To wash lightly; to cleanse with a second or repeated application of water after washing.

2. n. The act of rinsing.

Definition of Rinse

1. Verb. (transitive) To wash (something) quickly using water and no soap. ¹

2. Verb. (transitive) To remove soap from (something) using water. ¹

3. Verb. (UK slang) to thoroughly defeat in an argument, fight or other competition. ¹

4. Noun. The action of rinsing. ¹

5. Noun. Any hair dye. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Rinse

1. to cleanse with clear water [v RINSED, RINSING, RINSES] : RINSABLE, RINSIBLE [adj]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Rinse

rinkers
rinkhals
rinking
rinkite
rinks
rinkside
rinky-dink
rinmanite
rinneite
rinning
rinpoche
rins
rinsable
rinsate
rinsates
rinse (current term)
rinse off
rinsed
rinser
rinsers
rinses
rinsible
rinsing
rinsings
riojas
riomarinaite
rioplatense
rioprostil
riot
riot control

Literary usage of Rinse

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1. 50 Ways Farmers Can Protect Their Groundwater by Michael C. Hirschi, F. William Simmons, Doug Peterson, Ed Giles (1998)
"Triple rinsing To triple-rinse a container: 1. Empty the container into the spray ... Shake or swirl the container vigorously to rinse all inside surfaces. ..."

2. A Cotton Fabrics Glossary by Frank P. Bennett, & Co (1914)
"Repeat operation until shade is dark enough; rinse well. CHROME YELLOW. Pass through solution 10 gallons water, one pound white sugar lead, squeeze, ..."

3. Suomalais-englantilainen sanakirja by Severi Alanne (1919)
"-sink), rinsing-tub; (kullan-) cradle, rocker, -huo- ne wash-house, -laitos apparatus for washing; (kullan-) placer, -veil rinse-(1. rins- lng-)water. ..."

4. Suomalais-englantilainen sanakirja by Severi Alanne (1919)
"... rinsing; wash, rinse; hallan ~ washing of gold. huuhkaja ... rinse (hastily), give . . a hasty rinse. huuhtelu washing: rinse, wash; (lääk. ..."

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