1 When my ablutions were completed, I was put into clean linen of the stiffest character, like a young penitent into sackcloth, and was trussed up in my tightest and fearfullest suit.
Great Expectations By Charles DickensGet Context In Chapter VII
2 At that time in the morning any Christian would have washed his face; but Queequeg, to my amazement, contented himself with restricting his ablutions to his chest, arms, and hands.
Moby Dick By Herman MelvilleGet Context In CHAPTER 4. The Counterpane.
3 She sprang out of bed and accomplished the two ablutions of soul and body, her prayers and her toilet.
Les Misérables (V5) By Victor HugoGet Context In BOOK 1: CHAPTER X—DAWN