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
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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.
Your laundry wastewater, the kitchen sink and the dishwasher, known as gray water, are going into a drywell, and the drywell is no longer able to absorb the heavy volume of water discharged at once by the washing machine because its sides are suffering from a clog mat that renders them unable to absorb the discharge as fast as it originally did, so it backs up.
Each Kitchen Sink packs 27 grams of saturated fat--nearly 1 1/2 days' worth--and 13 1/2 teaspoons of sugar (most of it added).
But in this case it has everything PLUS the kitchen sink.
Your sink is the most important area in the room and this is the reason why we launched our sleek 32 inch MOORE Series precision pressed under mount kitchen sink that'll certainly improve your kitchen experience," a spokesperson for the company stated.
All Reginox kitchen sinks are developed and manufactured with the help of ultra-modern machinery and hi-tech infrastructure.
Abode is a leading niche designer and distributor of high quality kitchen taps, bathroom taps, and kitchen sinks.
If both sides of the kitchen sink are blocked, then it may be necessary to use the power snake.
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.
A strip wash at a kitchen sink is something that belongs in a period drama, not Britain today.
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.