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Synonyms for backwashˈbækˌwɒʃ, -ˌwɔʃ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. slipstream, airstream, race, backwash, wash(noun)

    the flow of air that is driven backwards by an aircraft propeller

    Synonyms:
    backwash, wake, wash drawing, wash, airstream, race, washout, subspecies, washables, dry wash, laundry, slipstream, raceway, lavation, aftermath, washing

  2. aftermath, wake, backwash(noun)

    the consequences of an event (especially a catastrophic event)

    Synonyms:
    backwash, wake, wash, airstream, race, slipstream, consequence, aftermath, viewing

  3. wake, backwash(noun)

    the wave that spreads behind a boat as it moves forward

    Synonyms:
    backwash, wake, wash, airstream, race, slipstream, aftermath, viewing

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

rinse, washing, wash, lavage


Translations for backwash

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  • килватерBulgarian
  • jälkitilanne, jälkipyykki, seuraamus, purskutus, potkurivirta, jälkivaikutusFinnish
  • mitiMāori

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