Cork Slang, Like A Dictionary of Cork Slang
by Seán Beecher
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WASH (2)

Construct: Noun
Definition: Sustain (argument, case) used in a negative contect.
Use: That won't wash.
That cannot be sustained.
Derivation: Probably 18th or 19th Century English. (Chambers).

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