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Synonyms for basin
ˈbeɪ sənbasin

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  1. basinnoun

    A bowl for washing, often affixed to a wall.

    Synonyms:
    sink

Princeton's WordNet

  1. basinnoun

    a bowl-shaped vessel; usually used for holding food or liquids

    "she mixed the dough in a large basin"

    Synonyms:
    washstand, river basin, washbowl, lavatory, drainage area, watershed, drainage basin, catchment basin, catchment area, washbasin, basinful

  2. basin, basinfulnoun

    the quantity that a basin will hold

    "a basinful of water"

    Synonyms:
    washstand, river basin, washbowl, lavatory, drainage area, watershed, drainage basin, catchment basin, catchment area, washbasin, basinful

  3. basinnoun

    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"

    Synonyms:
    washstand, river basin, washbowl, lavatory, drainage area, watershed, drainage basin, catchment basin, catchment area, washbasin, basinful

  4. river basin, basin, watershed, drainage basin, catchment area, catchment basin, drainage areanoun

    the entire geographical area drained by a river and its tributaries; an area characterized by all runoff being conveyed to the same outlet

    "flood control in the Missouri basin"

    Synonyms:
    washstand, divide, river basin, washbowl, washbasin, landmark, lavatory, drainage area, watershed, drainage basin, catchment basin, catchment area, turning point, water parting, basinful

  5. washbasin, basin, washbowl, washstand, lavatorynoun

    a bathroom sink that is permanently installed and connected to a water supply and drainpipe; where you can wash your hands and face

    "he ran some water in the basin and splashed it on his face"

    Synonyms:
    washbowl, bathroom, river basin, washbasin, washstand, handbasin, catchment area, lavatory, wash-hand basin, watershed, lavabo, flush toilet, toilet, can, basinful, catchment basin, john, drainage basin, wash-hand stand, lav, drainage area, privy

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How to use basin in a sentence?

  1. Daniel Moriarty:

    It’s the largest confirmed impact structure in the solar system and has shaped many aspects of the evolution of the Moon, so a big topic in lunar science is studying this basin and the effects it had on the geology of the Moon through time.

  2. John Roskelley:

    Its in an area above a basin, there must have been a lot of snow that came down and got them off the face.

  3. Finn Smith:

    I know people, my peers, that have been hit by immigration audits, and they were told, specifically, that the Permian Basin was targeted because of the vast amount of workers that were coming here.

  4. Thom Porter:

    We have all efforts in place to keep it out of the basin, but we do need to also be aware that is a possibility based on the way the fires have been burning. mother Nature has taken over and taken fires like the Dixie to places that I never thought was possible.

  5. Robert Santangelo:

    The biggest correlation to industry valuations is financial leverage, not what basin they are operating in or how they are hedged.

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