Definition of awash adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//əˈwɒʃ//
    ; NAmE NAmE//əˈwɔːʃ//
    , NAmE//əˈwɑːʃ//
    [not before noun]
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  1. 1awash (with water) covered with water The river had burst its banks and the road was awash.
  2. 2awash with something having something in large quantities The city is awash with drugs. The computer market is awash with software for every kind of computer. The village is awash with history, legends and local charm.
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