Thesaurus > Related Words: basin

  Words related to basin

Related / Similar Words: washbasin, washbowl, washstand, lavatory, river basin, basinful

 

Definition:
  • a bowl-shaped vessel; usually used for holding food or liquids; "she mixed the dough in a large basin";
  • a bathroom or lavatory sink that is permanently installed and connected to a water supply and drainpipe; where you wash your hands and face; "he ran some water in the basin and splashed it on his face";
  • the entire geographical area drained by a river and its tributaries; "flood control in the Missouri basin";
  • a natural depression in the surface of the land often with a lake at the bottom of it; "the basin of the Great Salt Lake";
  • the quantity that a basin will hold; "a basinful of water";

  •  
    Hyponyms: baptismal font, baptistry, baptistery, font, bidet, birdbath, emesis basin, laver, stoup, stoop, washbasin, handbasin, washbowl, lavabo, wash-hand basin, cirque, corrie, cwm, saltpan, tidal basin

     

    Anagrams: Sabin, sabin

     

     
      Search Thesaurus

    Search the meaning/definition of over one hundred thousand words!
     
     
      
      Find words starting with:
       
    A
    B
    C
       
    D
    E
    F
       
    G
    H
    I
       
    J
    K
    L
       
    M
    N
    O
       
    P
    Q
    R
       
    S
    T
    U
       
    V
    W
    X
       
    Y
    Z