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cess·pit

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

ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
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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It now looks as though Britain is stuck in the clutches of the cesspit of corruption for many years to come, which means we can not sign any trade deals with the rest of the world.
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The proposal to use a cesspit to dispose of sewage at Ysgol Carreg Emlyn has been criticised by Natural Resources Wales and locals, who say it is the "last straw" when it comes to the development.
Perhaps if Her Majesty would clean up this cesspit of corruption then the honours list would have merit and to call someone "Sir" would really have a meaning.
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Lieutenant Colonel Dr Saeed Al Hassani, acting director of Media and Public Relations Department in Fujairah Police, told Gulf News that the father was trying to clean the cesspit with a chemical substance.
Brady said: "Had I divined the future, of spending half a century in prison, and the final 15 years being force-fed by nasal tube in an unmonitored zoological cesspit of regression, I would've exited decades ago.
The rescued waif, Henry, a tiny "rescue dog" puppy with a gammy leg, found at a squalid cesspit near a truckie stop in Saar more than a year ago, and the subject of letters and columns in the GDN, has at last found a home.