Dictionary Results for backwash

1. backwash - noun

· the flow of air that is driven backwards by an aircraft propeller

Synonym(s): slipstream, airstream, race, wash

Hypernym(s): flow

2. backwash - noun

· the consequences of an event (especially a catastrophic event); "the aftermath of war"; "in the wake of the accident no one knew how many had been injured"

Synonym(s): aftermath, wake

Hypernym(s): consequence, effect, outcome, result, event, issue, upshot

3. backwash - noun

· the wave that spreads behind a boat as it moves forward; "the motorboat's wake capsized the canoe"

Synonym(s): wake

Hypernym(s): wave, moving_ridge

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