What is another word for sewer?

Synonyms for sewer
ˈsu ərsew·er

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sewer, sewerage, cloacanoun

    a waste pipe that carries away sewage or surface water

    toilet, sewerage, sewage, cloaca, gutter

  2. sewernoun

    someone who sews

    "a sewer of fine gowns"

    toilet, sewerage, cloaca, gutter

  3. gutter, sewer, toiletnoun

    misfortune resulting in lost effort or money

    "his career was in the gutter"; "all that work went down the sewer"; "pensions are in the toilet"

    stool, toilette, cloaca, commode, sewerage, lavatory, toilet, privy, gutter, can, john, potty, bathroom, lav, pot, trough, crapper, throne

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  1. sewernoun


Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. sewernoun

    Associated words:
    sewerage, sewage

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "sewer":

    sewers, sewage, sewerage, wastewater, gutter, drain

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How to use sewer in a sentence?

  1. Harry Jol:

    When we arrived on site there is a school and its grounds over the proposed site for research, being in an urban environment also presents its challenges with subsurface electrical, sewer, gas lines and other buried items.

  2. Susan Wright:

    This is illegal, immoral, and wrong, there's not a sewer too deep that some politicians won't plumb. Imagine it : someone is attacking my late husband, the love of my life, a man who gave me such joy in life.

  3. Project Manager Donald Smith:

    As someone processes opioids through their body, they excrete a different type of opioid from their body and into the sewer system.

  4. John Madden:

    The road to Easy Street goes through the sewer.

  5. Sarah Ferguson:

    Much of social media has become a sewer, tech firms need to do much more to take a stand against online abuse, rather than shrugging their shoulders.

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