washbowl

noun
wash·​bowl | \ ˈwȯsh-ˌbōl How to pronounce washbowl (audio) , ˈwäsh- \

Definition of washbowl

: a large bowl for water that is used to wash one's hands and face

First Known Use of washbowl

1647, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of washbowl was in 1647

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“Washbowl.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/washbowl. Accessed 4 Dec. 2020.

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washbowl

noun
wash·​bowl | \ ˈwȯsh-ˌbōl How to pronounce washbowl (audio) , ˈwäsh- \

Kids Definition of washbowl

: a large bowl for water to wash the hands and face

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