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Autor:  Paulo S.
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Data:  01/DEZ/2006 12:09 PM
Assunto:  Wash up
 
Mensagem: 

Just to enrich Dale's explanation:

 

Bring about the end or ruin of; finish. This usage is often used put in the passive, be washed up, as in She's all washed up as a singer.

 

CU

 

Paulo S.

 

 


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 English Made in Brazil -- English, Portuguese, & contrastive linguistics
 Wash up  –  Paulo S.  01/DEZ/2006, 12:09 PM
Wash up  –  Dale/RS  01/DEZ/2006, 8:16 PM

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