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hot-water bottle

noun

Definition of hot-water bottle

  1. :  a rubber container that is filled with hot water and used to warm a bed or a part of the body



Word by Word Definitions

bottleplay
  1. :  a rigid or semirigid container typically of glass or plastic having a comparatively narrow neck or mouth and usually no handle

    :  a usually bottle-shaped container made of skin for storing a liquid

    :  the quantity held by a bottle

  1. :  to confine as if in a bottle :  restrain

    :  to put into or as if into a bottle


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