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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 WordNet5.0 / 1 vote

  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. Peter James:

    When we combined that with lunar topography data from the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter, we discovered the unexpectedly large amount of mass hundreds of miles underneath the South Pole-Aitken basin, one of the explanations of this extra mass is that the metal from the asteroid that formed this crater is still embedded in the Moons mantle.

  2. Jennifer McQuiston:

    The strain of the monkeypox virus affecting patients in this outbreak is the West African clade and that is less severe than other known clades [such as] the Congo Basin clade, meaning that in historical outbreaks in Africa it has led to fewer deaths. analysis from many more patients will be needed to determine how long monkeypox has been circulating in the U.S. and elsewhere.

  3. Cindy Hassler:

    We also wanted to make sure that we are able to hold by production (HBP) our STACK acreage in the Anadarko Basin in Oklahoma and be opportunistic around any potential bolt-on acquisitions that may come our way, sTACK and SCOOP are a couple of great plays that deliver returns even in the current price environment.

  4. Tyson Slocum:

    This is significant, as 42 percent of the coal produced in Wyoming’s Powder River Basin was sold through such captive transactions, depriving taxpayers, local schools and other beneficiaries of royalties.

  5. John Fleck:

    The vast majority of this water is used for irrigated agriculture across the basin ; there's just no way around the footprint of irrigated agriculture shrinking.


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