wish-wash

NOUN
  1. nonsensical talk or writing
  2. any thin watery drink
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How To Use wish-wash In A Sentence

  • What they want is wish-wash and slush, and God knows they get it, but not from you. Chapter 31
  • All the world was lapsing into a grey wish-wash of nothingness, she had no contact and no connection anywhere. Women in Love
  • They spoke English, too, although a waitress in a local coffee shop did not know what ‘espresso’ meant, and I ended up with a cup of a watery Welsh wish-wash.
  • Mechanics 'Institutes, and did other such wish-wash work, which is not good for much, except for the motive it shows; and having found that out, they were all the more willing to join in arrangements more definite and profitable. The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 08, No. 45, July, 1861
  • Huy L, what are you a sell-out, a wish-wash fan of the Sharks? Yahoo! Sports - Top News
  • Bertha, some more milk;" "Bertha, you haven't given me sugar enough by half;" "Bertha, I like strong tea; no wish-wash for me. Marmaduke Merry A Tale of Naval Adventures in Bygone Days
  • And then, when ruin seemed to have come completely upon the expedition, _wish-wash_! Off to the Wilds Being the Adventures of Two Brothers
  • No: look at the buoy, wish-wash, rolling lazily, bobbing in the water, a lazy, idle cask, with nothing in the world to do on this day of busy mischief. Lippincott's Magazine of Popular Literature and Science Volume 11, No. 23, February, 1873
  • Presidents Carter and Obama share the same presidential qualities; both being naive, one-side wish-wash, and weak. Carter asks Jewish community for forgiveness
  • Read a boys 'book and you will find it full of fun and adventures and excitement, but girls are supposed to care about nothing but wish-wash, about self-denial and being good, and all that. Hunter's Marjory A Story for Girls
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