cesspit

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cess·pit

 (sĕs′pĭt′)
n.
A pit for refuse or sewage.

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Noun1.cesspit - a covered cistern; waste water and sewage flow into it
cistern - an artificial reservoir for storing liquids; especially an underground tank for storing rainwater

cesspit

noun
A place known for its great filth or corruption:
Slang: armpit.
Translations

cesspit

[ˈsespɪt] cesspool [ˈsespuːl] Npozo m negro (fig) → sentina f

cesspit

[ˈsɛspɪt] nfosse f d'aisance

cesspit

[ˈsɛsˌpɪt] cesspool [ˈsɛsˌpuːl] npozzo nero
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If our useless PM had bothered to look, and I mean really look, at how tough life has become for the British people he'd have seen the cess pool of anger and resentment boiling over in every town, village and city across the country.
Of course, all the good work done by Bobby was also wasted as Graeme Souness took them hurtling down the mountain into the relegation cess pool within a season.