n pl , -ries
1 (Also called)
toilet, water closet, WC
a a sanitary installation for receiving and disposing of urine and faeces, consisting of a bowl fitted with a water-flushing device and connected to a drain
b a room containing such an installation
2 the washing place in a convent or monastic establishment (C14: from Late Latin lavatorium, from Latin lavare to wash)
n (Brit) another name for →
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bathroom, bog (slang) can (U.S. & Canad. slang) cloakroom (Brit.) crapper (taboo slang) Gents, head(s) (Nautical slang) john (slang, chiefly U.S. & Canad.) khazi (slang) Ladies, latrine, little boy's room (informal) little girl's room (informal) loo (Brit. informal) pissoir, powder room, (public) convenience, toilet, washroom, water closet, W.C.
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