Definition of body wash in US English:

body wash


  • A liquid cleansing product for use on the body.

    ‘I took a shower, using my moisturizing body wash’
    • ‘Shampoo, toothpaste and body wash contain harmful toxins too.’
    • ‘For example, NASA astronauts use a wipe-off body wash.’
    • ‘It has already launched Old Spice body sprays and body washes and has licensed sales of razors and shaving cream.’
    • ‘I stripped and hopped in, taking my shampoo, conditioner, body wash, toothbrush and paste and sponge with me.’
    • ‘The basically flat bar soap category has suffered due to the increasing popularity of more expensive but niftier shower gels and body washes.’
    • ‘Ancillary products include aftershave, hair and body wash and deodorant ($20-40-plus).’
    • ‘Dial has allocated $20 million to ads for its personal bar soap and body wash, per sources.’
    • ‘Her bedsheets filled with sweat and residue of her sweet body wash and lotion.’
    • ‘To counter Dove and Olay, an Ultra Rich Moisturizing Body Wash will be positioned as having 50% more natural moisturizing ingredients to nourish skin.’
    • ‘The body wash is well-priced and will leave your face clean, without the shine.’