Synonyms for Rinse:


clean (adjective)
flush, dip in water.


bobby pin, curler, color, curling iron, barrette, blow dryer, conditioner, dye, comb. polish, detoxification, treatment, rub, purification. swab, flush out, swill, hose down. rinse (noun)
rinse off, wash, rinsing, gargle.


contact (verb)
rinse off.
flood (verb)
drown, inundate, swamp, shower, douse, imbue, saturate, sluice, deluge, soak, drench, engulf, flood, slosh, immerse, submerge.
wash off, out (verb)
wash, flush, soak.

Other synonyms:

hose down, flush out, purification, detoxification. flush. swab. swill, treatment. polish, rub.

Usage examples for rinse

  1. " I- I was passing your door," said Mr. Chase, " passing your door- to go to my room to- to 'ave a bit of a rinse when-" " Yes," said Mrs. Teak. – Ship's Company, The Entire Collection by W.W. Jacobs
  2. " If they touch a hair of your head," she cried, " I'll rinse their glasses with vinegar." – The Chouans by Honore de Balzac
  3. Water was served with the coffee; this was to rinse the mouth that the beverage could be tasted with fresh taste buds. – Blind Man's Lantern by Allen Kim Lang