Keywords: laundry, dry cleaner, washboard, launder, dry clean

Sign Definition

As a Noun

1. A room in a house or hotel where clothes, sheets, and towels are washed. English = laundry.
2. A firm that washes and irons clothes, sheets, and towels for people. English = laundry.
3. A shop where clothes and other things made of cloth can be dry-cleaned. English = dry cleaner.
4. A board or frame with corrugated metallic or other surface, on which clothes are scrubbed in the process of washing. English = washboard.

As a Verb or Adjective

1. To wash clothes by hand.
2. To wash clothes. English = do the washing, do the laundry, launder.
3. To have clothes washed at a laundry; to have clothes or cleaned with a liquid chemical rather than with water at a dry-cleaner. English = have laundered; dry clean.
4. To use a washboard to wash clothes.