hvitvaske

Norwegian BokmålEdit

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EtymologyEdit

hvit +‎ vaske, from English whitewash

VerbEdit

hvitvaske (imperative hvitvask, present tense hvitvasker, passive hvitvaskes, simple past and past participle hvitvaska or hvitvasket, present participle hvitvaskende)

  1. to whitewash (deliberately attempt to conceal unpleasant or incriminating facts)
  2. to launder (money)

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