Definition of wash-hand basin in English:

wash-hand basin


  • another term for washbasin
    • ‘The white ceramic suite comprises a bath with wall-mounted hand shower and tiled surround, wash-hand basin and toilet.’
    • ‘All four bedrooms in the main part of the house have fitted wardrobes and wash-hand basins.’
    • ‘Both bedrooms are located upstairs, and the larger of the two features fitted wardrobes and a wash-hand basin.’
    • ‘I had to fix up the toilet and wash-hand basin myself.’
    • ‘The final room on this level is another double bedroom with a black marble fireplace, corner wash-hand basin and moulded ceiling cornice.’
    • ‘The family bathroom is part-tiled in blue and has a grey ceramic suite - a bath with tiled surround, pedestal wash-hand basin and bidet.’
    • ‘New showers, toilets and wash-hand basins are now installed together with a new hot water system.’
    • ‘Features include a bay window and open fireplace in the lounge, fitted presses in the kitchen and wash-hand basins in four bedrooms.’
    • ‘At the back of the house is a third double bedroom, also with a tiled fireplace, built-in shelving and a wash-hand basin.’
    • ‘There is a range of fitted storage units and a corner wash-hand basin.’
    • ‘A teak front door with a stained glass panel leads into a good-sized hall with a small cloakroom, toilet and wash-hand basin.’
    • ‘Both bedrooms include double fitted floor to ceiling wardrobes while one has an en suite with a fully tiled shower and wash-hand basin.’
    • ‘Glazed doors lead to the en suite bathroom which has an electric shower, wash-hand basin and toilet.’
    • ‘The first, a double, has an en suite with fully tiled walls and floor, a step-in power shower, wash-hand basin and toilet.’
    • ‘The larger of the two has a vanity wash-hand basin and a large mirrored wardrobe.’
    • ‘The latter has ceramic tiled floors and half-tiled walls along with a wooden ceiling, ceramic bath and wash-hand basin.’
    • ‘At return level, there is a guest toilet with wash-hand basin and a large double bedroom which overlooks the rear garden and which still has its original tiled fireplace.’
    • ‘Two of the doubles retain their polished floorboards and timber fireplaces while another has a wash-hand basin.’
    • ‘The main bathroom has a walk-in tiled shower unit, toilet and wash-hand basin.’
    • ‘Beside it is the stylish family bathroom with antique wash-hand basin, cast iron bath with claw feet and step-in shower cubicle.’