The Free Dictionary  
mailing list For webmasters
Welcome Guest Forum Search | Active Topics | Members

lavabo Options
Daemon
Posted: Wednesday, January 11, 2017 12:00:00 AM
Rank: Advanced Member

Joined: 3/7/2009
Posts: 19,924
Neurons: 59,775
Location: Inside Farlex computers
lavabo

(noun) A basin for washing the hands.

Synonyms: handbasin, washbasin, washbowl

Usage: The priest washed his hands in the metal lavabo before saying Mass.
Cest moi Aussi
Posted: Wednesday, January 11, 2017 10:49:34 AM

Rank: Newbie

Joined: 9/28/2015
Posts: 31
Neurons: 121,648
Pontius Pilate washed his hands of Jesus' fate, in a lavabo? First time I've heard this term and yet I've heard the story of Jesus' "trial", many times, indeed!
monamagda
Posted: Wednesday, January 11, 2017 11:02:37 AM

Rank: Advanced Member

Joined: 2/4/2014
Posts: 4,894
Neurons: 3,078,851
Location: Bogotá, Bogota D.C., Colombia
Irma Crespo
Posted: Tuesday, January 17, 2017 2:56:52 AM

Rank: Advanced Member

Joined: 12/24/2014
Posts: 1,003
Neurons: 53,860
Location: Panamá, Panama, Panama
Noun
1.
lavabo - a basin for washing the hands (`wash-hand basin' is a British expression)
handbasin, wash-hand basin, washbasin, washbowl
basin - a bowl-shaped vessel; usually used for holding food or liquids; "she mixed the dough in a large basin"
bathroom, bath - a room (as in a residence) containing a bathtub or shower and usually a washbasin and toilet
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
Users browsing this topic
Guest


Forum Jump
You cannot post new topics in this forum.
You cannot reply to topics in this forum.
You cannot delete your posts in this forum.
You cannot edit your posts in this forum.
You cannot create polls in this forum.
You cannot vote in polls in this forum.

Main Forum RSS : RSS
Forum Terms and Guidelines. Copyright © 2008-2017 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.