washstand

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noun wash·stand \-ˌstand\

Definition of washstand

  1. 1 :  a stand holding articles needed for washing one's face and hands

  2. 2 :  a washbowl permanently set in place and attached to water and drainpipes

1789

First Known Use of washstand

1789


WASHSTAND Defined for English Language Learners

washstand

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noun wash·stand \-ˌstand\

Definition of washstand for English Language Learners

  • : a small table used especially in the past in a bedroom to hold the things you need for washing your face and hands


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