limewash

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

lime +‎ wash

Noun[edit]

limewash (countable and uncountable, plural limewashes)

  1. A mixture of slaked lime in water.

Verb[edit]

limewash (third-person singular simple present limewashes, present participle limewashing, simple past and past participle limewashed)

  1. (transitive) To paint with limewash (slaked lime in water).