Definition of dry sink in English:

dry sink

Syllabification: dry sink


North American
  • An antique kitchen cabinet with an inset basin, now generally used as an ornament rather than for practical purposes.
    More example sentences
    • Hers sported a washroom with water-closet; a well made twin-bed; a chest of drawers for his things; a dry sink and highly polished silver mirror; and a balcony.
    • Since I think I'm going to be in for the long haul, here, I casually lean my lithe whip of a body against one of the dry sinks and prop my elbows up against its cold, porcelain lip.
    • Carefully stripping off his tunic and shirt, he walked to his dry sink.

More definitions of dry sink

Definition of dry sink in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day coloratura
Pronunciation: ˌkələrəˈto͝orə
elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody