kitchen sink


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kitchen sink

n
1. a sink in a kitchen for washing dishes, vegetables, etc
2. everything but the kitchen sink everything that can be conceived of
3. (Theatre) (modifier) denoting a type of drama or painting of the 1950s depicting the sordid aspects of domestic reality
4. (Art Movements) (modifier) denoting a type of drama or painting of the 1950s depicting the sordid aspects of domestic reality
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Noun1.kitchen sink - a sink in a kitchenkitchen sink - a sink in a kitchen      
sink - plumbing fixture consisting of a water basin fixed to a wall or floor and having a drainpipe
Translations

kitchen sink

nlavello, acquaio
to take everything but the kitchen sink (fam, hum) → portarsi dietro tutta la casa
References in classic literature ?
Martin had to carry his water from the kitchen sink, there being no tap in his room.
But when I went to the kitchen sink for a drink I saw him looking up at me.
Welsh Water and Keep Wales Tidy have been working with residents, community groups, schools and other agencies in the St Asaph area, sharing advice and information about how what we dispose of down the toilet or the kitchen sink can cause significant problems, which can simply be prevented.
He said: "The situation I'm in is preferable to some people who are having to wash in their kitchen sink because they can't get upstairs or have to stay in their bedroom for 18 hours a day because they can't get downstairs.
In the housewife strand of my life, I have had six kitchen sinks.
GREAT FUN: Kitchen Sink Science at Shelley College with Dale and Ian Lumb (top left); Oliver Ackroyd with slime (above); an egg-citing game (left) and 'Dmitri Ivanovich Mendeleev' who formulated the Periodic Law and created his own version of the periodic table of elements, with Gabriel and Timothy Rhodes.
They generally come out of any holes (I am still confused as to where exactly they come from) or gutter pipes in the bathroom, or your kitchen sink and spread wherever it's wet.
The square basket strainers together with the elegant design overflow create the perfect look for the entire Nevada kitchen sink series.
The group are heading to Stockton tomorrow night to headline the weekly Kitchen Sink gig at the town's Ku Bar venue.
MOST people joke about packing the kitchen sink when they go on holiday, but these fundraisers have taken the saying literally.
Kohler, a leading German manufacturer of kitchen and bath products, has expanded its Vault thin-rim fabricated stainless steel kitchen sink line with the launch of three new functional models.