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Synonyms and Antonyms of basin

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basin

synonym (synonym of basin)

hypernym (basin IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • a bathroom sink that is permanently installed and connected to a water supply and drainpipe; where you can wash your hands and face (noun.artifact)
    plumbing fixture consisting of a water basin fixed to a wall or floor and having a drainpipe (noun.artifact)
     
  • a bowl-shaped vessel; usually used for holding food or liquids (noun.artifact)
    an object used as a container (especially for liquids) (noun.artifact)
     
  • a natural depression in the surface of the land often with a lake at the bottom of it (noun.object)
    a sunken or depressed geological formation (noun.object)
     
  • the entire geographical area drained by a river and its tributaries; an area characterized by all runoff being conveyed to the same outlet (noun.location)
    a demarcated area of the Earth (noun.location)
     
  • the quantity that a basin will hold (noun.quantity)
    the quantity that a container will hold (noun.quantity)
     

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF basin relation)

  • a bowl-shaped vessel; usually used for holding food or liquids (noun.artifact)
    the basin or other vessel that holds holy water in Roman Catholic Churches (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    bowl for baptismal water (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a basin for washing genitals and anal area (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    an ornamental basin (usually in a garden) for birds to bathe in (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a basin used by bedridden patients for vomiting (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    (Old Testament) large basin used by a priest in an ancient Jewish temple to perform ritual ablutions (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    basin for holy water (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a basin for washing the hands (`wash-hand basin' is a British expression) (noun.artifact)
     
  • a natural depression in the surface of the land often with a lake at the bottom of it (noun.object)
    a steep-walled semicircular basin in a mountain; may contain a lake (noun.object)
     
  • (noun.object)
    a shallow basin in a desert region; contains salt and gypsum that was deposited by an evaporated salt lake (noun.object)
     
  • (noun.object)
    a basin that is full of water at high tide (noun.object)
     
  • the entire geographical area drained by a river and its tributaries; an area characterized by all runoff being conveyed to the same outlet (noun.location)
    a storage site (such as a small reservoir) that delays the flow of water downstream (noun.location)
     
  • (noun.location)
    a storage site similar to a detention basin but the water in storage is permanently obstructed from flowing downstream (noun.location)
     
synonym hypernym hyponym basinful catchment area catchment basin lavatory washbasin washbowl vessel sink geographic area geographic region depression natural depression aspersorium baptismal font bidet birdbath emesis basin

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