Translation of "basin" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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basinnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈbeɪ.sən/ us /ˈbeɪ.sən/

basin noun [ C ] (CONTAINER)

B1 mainly UK an open, round container shaped like a bowl with sloping sides, used for holding food or liquid

盆;水盆
a pudding basin 布丁盆

mainly UK the amount of something that a basin can hold

一盆(的量)
a basin of water 一盆水

mainly UK a washbasin

洗手池;洗脸盆
I've cleaned the basin and scrubbed the bath. 我已经清洗了脸盆,还刷了浴缸。

More examples

  • Run some water into the basin and wash your hands and face properly.
  • When you have broken the eggs into a basin, whisk them together lightly with a fork.
  • The basin in the upstairs bathroom has gold taps!
  • I keep various cleaning fluids under the basin in the back toilet.
  • In the auction there is a rather nice antique porcelain basin and jug.

basin noun [ C ] (AREA)

the area of land from which streams run into a river, lake, or sea

流域

a sheltered area of deep water where boats are kept

船坞;内湾

(Translation of “basin” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)