washroom

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n washroom a lavatory (particularly a lavatory in a public place)
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Usage

In literature:

Without sign of haste the two walked the length of the room and disappeared through the doorway leading into the washroom.
"The Mucker" by Edgar Rice Burroughs
After freshening up in the marbled and boarded washroom, he hunted up Newmark.
"The Riverman" by Stewart Edward White
To have a private washroom was luxurious.
"Babbitt" by Sinclair Lewis
He had left his razor in a Pullman washroom hurriedly one morning.
"The Drums Of Jeopardy" by Harold MacGrath
In the washrooms they tipped the boys who filled the basins for them and those who gave them a second brushing.
"The Metropolis" by Upton Sinclair
There was also a washroom, a small kitchen and an outdoor john.
"The Biography of a Rabbit" by Roy Benson
After the milk was gone, Mary lifted up my box, and carried me into the washroom that was off the kitchen.
"Beautiful Joe" by by Marshall Saunders
He exclaimed over the conveniences and went into raptures over the kitchenette and washroom.
"Boy Scouts in Southern Waters" by G. Harvey Ralphson
Roy watched them go to the washroom and did likewise.
"The Boy from the Ranch" by Frank V. Webster
The door of the small washroom was jerked violently open and Warren strode in.
"Rainbow Hill" by Josephine Lawrence
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In poetry:

You would not recognize me.
Mine is the face which blooms in
The dank mirrors of washrooms
As you grope for the light switch.
"The Tourist from Syracuse" by Donald Justice

In news:

According to a study by a company called Initial Washroom Hygiene, the average computer mouse is three times filthier than a toilet seat.
We may not recognize names like Tork, Georgia Pacific, Bradley or Baywest, but they are all companies who make washroom towel dispensers , soap dispensers or waste receptacles.
The $90,000 outdoor washroom on Langley Street in Victoria is Canada's best restroom.
School board grants transgender student permission to use men's washroom .
Bobrick Washroom Equipment, Inc has introduced their TrimLine Series Surface-Mounted Warm-Air Hand Dryers featuring a four-inch projection for ADA and barrier-free compliance and low-profile, architectural styling.
Washroom Gaming System Captive Media Captive Media introduces its contact-free, networked, washroom gaming system with hands-free control.
Touch-free washroom retrofits can cut down on waste and cross-contamination with automation.
Whether you're trying to decrease natural resource consumption or absenteeism, touchless washroom fixtures may benefit your facility's efforts.
Are your building's washrooms losing their luster.
Technology Haunts Commentary Even In The Public Washroom .
ATLANTA — Consumer products maker Newell Rubbermaid Inc said Wednesday it has agreed to buy an Illinois maker of touch-free washroom dispensers and other devices for $445 million, its second acquisition announced this week.
The once-grand women's washroom in The Bay has been an oasis during many of my life's journeys.
Washroom Gaming System Captive Media Captive Media introduces its contact-free, networked, washroom gaming system with hands-free control.
Browse below for the latest articles on some of the most important areas of school facilities: washrooms and locker rooms.
Antimicrobial Washroom Accessories from Bradley.
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