English version

wash something ↔ away

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishwash something ↔ away phrasal verb1 if water washes something away, it carries it away with great force Floods in Bangladesh have washed hundreds of homes away.2 to get rid of unhappy feelings, thoughts, or memories My anxiety was washed away. wash→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
wash awayAfter that, the town continued to sink until spring floods finally washed it away.The white space is pouring, would wash you away.What we both need is a good strong cup of tea to wash it away.Has this exorcism washed you away as well?Common sense, reason, tell her to wash this away down the wash bowl, but thrift forbids.I found that my Winsor & Newton Art Masking Fluid took off the original wash when rubbed away, leaving white paper.We must flush out the bad seed and eliminate it, wash it away, remove it from among us.The green will eventually go brown or black, after which you can wash it away with a high pressure hose.
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Verb table
wash
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theywash
he, she, itwashes
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywashed
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave washed
he, she, ithas washed
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad washed
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill wash
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have washed
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam washing
he, she, itis washing
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you, we, theyare washing
Past
I, he, she, itwas washing
you, we, theywere washing
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been washing
he, she, ithas been washing
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been washing
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be washing
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been washing
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