Lave - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈleɪv|  American pronunciation of the word lave
Brit.  |leɪv|  British pronunciation of the word lave

verb

- wash or flow against(syn: lap, wash)

the waves laved the shore

- cleanse (one's body) with soap and water (syn: wash)
- wash one's face and hands

Examples

...the cold water from the stream gently laved her burned fingers...

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