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Wash

Gains equal losses.

Wash

A situation in which the profit on one activity or investment equals the loss on another. When an investment is a wash, it is said to break even.
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My neighbor, the washerman, is very good at what he does.
Sa rajakah vastrani sodhayati "the washerman is washing clothes.
Local washerman ( dhobi ) Sunder Kumar revealed that he had seen Monica crying on the phone and arguing with someone who seemed to be her lover.
Tenders are invited for Hiring of manpower for miscellaneous category personnel (Cook, Barber ,EBR, Tailor, Washerman, Cleaner) for DSC troops at O.
Most of these paintings depicted the lives of the deprived sections of society, such as the washerman, barber, cobbler, cook, street performers, etc.
Last week some boys from the school attacked a washerman when he tried to stop them from fighting," Sanjay Talwar, a local resident, said.
Tenders are invited for pjp ame for providing caretaker, scavenger, plumber, washerman and sweeper in inspection bunglow at pjp camp colony at pebbair in mahabubnagar (dist) for the year 2015 - 16 for the period from 01-06-2015 to 31-03-2016 (10 months).