HyperDic: toilet

English > 4 senses of the word toilet:
NOUNartifacttoilet, lavatory, lav, can, john, privy, bathrooma room or building equipped with one or more toilets
artifacttoilet, can, commode, crapper, pot, potty, stool, thronea plumbing fixture for defecation and urination
statetoilet, gutter, sewermisfortune resulting in lost effort or money
acttoilet, toilettethe act of dressing and preparing yourself
toilet > pronunciation
Soundstoy'laht
Rhymesabbot ... zealot / Zealot: 372 rhymes with aht...
English > toilet: 4 senses > noun 1, artifact
MeaningA room or building equipped with one or more toilets.
Synonymslavatory, lav, can, john, privy, bathroom
Partstoilet, can, commode, crapper, pot, potty, stool, throneA plumbing fixture for defecation and urination
Narrowerhead(nautical) a toilet on board a boat or ship
public toilet, comfort station, public convenience, convenience, public lavatory, restroom, toilet facility, wash roomA toilet that is available to the public
washroomA lavatory (particularly a lavatory in a public place)
water closet, closet, W.C., looA toilet in Britain
BroaderroomAn area within a building enclosed by walls and floor and ceiling
Spanishaseo, baño, cuarto de baño, excusado, inodoro, lata, lavabo, lav, retrete, váter
Catalanbany, lavabo, lav, vàter
English > toilet: 4 senses > noun 2, artifact
MeaningA plumbing fixture for defecation and urination.
Synonymscan, commode, crapper, pot, potty, stool, throne
Part ofbathroomA room (as in a residence) containing a bathtub or shower and usually a washbasin and toilet
toilet, lavatory, lav, can, john, privy, bathroomA room or building equipped with one or more toilets
Partstoilet bowlThe bowl of a toilet that can be flushed with water
toilet seatThe hinged seat on a toilet
Narrowerflush toilet, lavatoryA toilet that is cleaned of waste by the flow of water through it
flushless toiletA toilet that relies on bacteria to break down waste matter (instead of using water)
potty seat, potty chairtoilet consisting of a small seat used by young children
Broaderplumbing fixtureA fixture for the distribution and use of water in a building
Spanishaseo, baño, cagadero, excusado, inodoro, lavabo, orinal, retrete, servicio, taza, vater, water-closet, wáter
Catalanexcusat, lavabo, pot, vàter
English > toilet: 4 senses > noun 3, state
Meaningmisfortune resulting in lost effort or money.
Example "pensions are in the toilet"
Synonymsgutter, sewer
Broadermisfortune, bad luck, tough luck, ill luckAn unfortunate state resulting from unfavorable outcomes
English > toilet: 4 senses > noun 4, act
MeaningThe act of dressing and preparing yourself.
Example"he made his morning toilet and went to breakfast"
Synonymtoilette
Broaderdressing, groomingThe activity of getting dressed

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