Definition of steamie in English:

steamie

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Pronunciation: /ˈstiːmi
 
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noun (plural steamies)

Scottish informal
A communal wash house: it would have been the talk of the steamie
More example sentences
  • The area of the Lower Main, for eight decades synonymous with mobsters, hookers, dive bars and steamies, can now be officially known as The Target.
  • She campaigned single-handedly against the closure during the 1970s of the steamie in the basement of the pool building.
  • For the first time in its history, a Channel 4 programme became the talk of the steamie and the bingo hall crowd as well as the city wine bar and the gay night club.

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