What is another word for launder?

Synonyms for launder
ˈlɔn dər, ˈlɑn-laun·der

This thesaurus page is about all possible synonyms, equivalent, same meaning and similar words for the term launder.

Wiktionary

  1. launderverb

    To wash; to wash, and to smooth with a flatiron or mangle; to wash and iron.

    Synonyms:
    launderer, laundress, washerwoman

Princeton's WordNet

  1. wash, launderverb

    cleanse with a cleaning agent, such as soap, and water

    "Wash the towels, please!"

    Synonyms:
    rinse, wash out, lap, wash, wash off, lave, wash away, moisten, dampen

  2. launderverb

    convert illegally obtained funds into legal ones

    Synonyms:
    wash

Matched Categories

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "launder":

    whitewash, whiten, recycle, wash, bleach

How to pronounce launder?

How to say launder in sign language?

Words popularity by usage frequency

rankingword
#5204wash
#8608lap
#15074recycle
#18173rinse
#20433bleach
#51445dampen
#62616whitewash
#76041launder
#79573lave
#87201moisten
#97866whiten
#131691laundress
#189227washerwoman
#307646launderer

How to use launder in a sentence?

  1. Sacramento Bee:

    Nothing will launder the stain of stupidity from his reputation after this ill-conceived outing.

  2. Peter Knights:

    Which makes it easier for many of The LRA to launder their money through illegal trade. the situation has gotten dire since 2008, when the demands in Asia and China rose.

  3. Brian Wise:

    It's a whole lot easier to launder money with cash than having to go through a financial institution.

  4. Mike Quigley:

    Understanding how that works is important to understanding how they fund their regime, what are the motivations for laundering money ... you launder money to avoid taxes, to avoid worldwide sanctions.

  5. Brian Wise:

    By shutting down the bank accounts of these legally operating businesses, what they're actually doing is forcing these businesses to deal solely in cash, which is completely opposite of what they have said their intention is, it's a whole lot easier to launder money with cash than having to go through a financial institution.


Translations for launder

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for launder »

Translation

Find a translation for the launder synonym in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Citation

Use the citation below to add these synonyms to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"launder." Synonyms.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2022. Web. 30 Sep. 2022. <https://www.synonyms.com/synonym/launder>.

Discuss these launder synonyms with the community:

0 Comments

    Are we missing a good synonym for launder?

    Browse Synonyms.com

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Quiz

    Are you a human thesaurus?

    »
    Which of the following words is not a synonym of the others?
    • A. cloistral
    • B. reclusive
    • C. secluded
    • D. secular

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for launder: