laundry basket

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n laundry basket a hamper that holds dirty clothes to be washed or wet clothes to be dried
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Usage

In literature:

Taking the laundry piece by piece from the basket, Maggie made excuses for its delay, while she placed it on the couch.
"Baby Mine" by Margaret Mayo
Gervaise placed the laundry basket by her feet.
"L'Assommoir" by Emile Zola
Two laundry baskets full to the brim.
"Slave Narratives: A Folk History of Slavery in the United States" by Work Projects Administration
There was work to carry; a little basket of things for the fine laundry; some bakery orders to give.
"The Other Girls" by Mrs. A. D. T. Whitney
He and Farrow had brought two wicker baskets, such as are used in laundry work.
"The Strange Case of Mortimer Fenley" by Louis Tracy
Air and dry soiled clothing before putting it in the laundry basket.
"Scouting For Girls, Official Handbook of the Girl Scouts" by Girl Scouts
A servant comes out carrying a laundry basket.
"The Surprises of Life" by Georges Clemenceau
A small boy was struggling to get a basket of laundry aboard.
"Among the Humorists and After Dinner Speakers, Vol. I" by Various
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In news:

This is my 7 month old son in a laundry basket at my mom's house at 8:30 pm trying to get him to go back to sleep with his trigger next to him.
Every inch of available space outside Calvary Assembly was filled Monday as more than 100 people waited in line for the church 's monthly food distribution to begin - shopping carts, laundry baskets and cardboard boxes in hand.
Watching a crush of college students unload refrigerators, lug laundry baskets and juggle piles of bedding made Andrea and Al Denison even more confident of their daughter's choice to live on campus her first year of college.
This is who you meet on a 24-hour campout at the 24-hour Laundry Basket in East Harlem.
She pointed to a stuffed animal resting comfortably under an overturned laundry basket, which was acting as its cage.
Royal Basket Trucks has introduced a full line of wire laundry carts, available in three sizes and designed specifically for the commercial laundry and drycleaning industries.
Laundry baskets of clothes, boxes of dorm supplies and bundles of nerves were among the cargo toted by parents and their children, now college freshmen.
Until we figure out where missing socks actually go when they vanish from our laundry baskets, here's a way to get some use from the singleton left behind.
I was doing laundry, so I was carrying the basket downstairs to the laundry room.
Give her goals, such as throwing her napkin into the trash or her pjs into the laundry basket.
Laundry room with white washing machine, laundry products and wicker laundry basket.
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