water faucet

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n water faucet a faucet for drawing water from a pipe or cask
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Usage

In literature:

And by that time the ice-water dripped very slowly from the faucet.
"Six Little Bunkers at Cowboy Jack's" by Laura Lee Hope
The chief drew the tumbler full twice from the faucet and gulped down the water.
"The Winning Clue" by James Hay, Jr.
First turn on your gasoline, as you would turn water from a faucet into a kitchen sink.
"Boy Scouts in the Philippines" by G. Harvey Ralphson
She went to the sink and, turning the faucet, saw a splendid flow of water.
"Fred Fearnot's New Ranch" by Hal Standish
A form of water faucet.
"Practical Mechanics for Boys" by J. S. Zerbe
She was thirsty and stepping to the water faucet she picked up a glass.
"Laramie Holds the Range" by Frank H. Spearman
The water was drawn by a faucet lower than the bottom of the tank in a recess at one side of the companion-way.
"The Yacht Club" by Oliver Optic
When the ship rolled, the faucets on the lee side poured out a few drops of water.
"Down the Rhine" by Oliver Optic
It didn't take me long to figure that this was the hot-water faucet.
"Maw's Vacation" by Emerson Hough
To clean cantaloupes, scrape out seeds and wash out each half under the cold-water faucet.
"The Community Cook Book" by Anonymous
Wouldn't you go to the water faucet and draw a glass of water?
"The Eugenic Marriage, Vol 2 (of 4)" by W. Grant Hague
At intervals in the stillness, a drop of water clinked from the faucet out there.
"Beatrice Leigh at College" by Julia Augusta Schwartz
The other end of this tube is attached to the water faucet, or other cooling water supply.
"The Automobile Storage Battery" by O. A. Witte
In winter let the water stand a while after taking it from the well or faucet.
"The Scrap Book, Volume 1, No. 3" by Various
The water was drawn out by means of a contrivance called a spigot and faucet, and she was stooping over this, filling a can.
"Mildred Arkell, (Vol 1 of 3)" by Ellen Wood
One gallon of air will deliver one gallon of water at the faucet.
"Farm Mechanics" by Herbert A. Shearer
The chief difference, here, is that all the water-pipes, faucets, and such fixtures, are plated with gold.
"The Church of St. Bunco" by Gordon Clark
The water made no end of trouble last season, for half the faucets weren't looked after.
"Dorothy" by Evelyn Raymond
Cool by placing in a draught, or set the vessel containing the food in running cold water from the faucet.
"Foods and Household Management" by Helen Kinne
In each room was a single water faucet without basin or tub.
"Brave Deeds of Union Soldiers" by Samuel Scoville
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In news:

The Truth Behind Drinking Faucets Revealed by Absolute Rights Article: How Water Cleaned.
Redcross.orgImagine turning on the faucet and having no water.
"Every time I turn on my faucet, I'm wondering, is there going to be water".
Milky water from Primera man's faucet .
0A Primera man posts a video to our Action 4 Facebook page showing milky water coming from his faucet .
"If I can light the water in my faucet something is wrong," said Napoleonville resident Ronald Pate.
"if i can light the water in my faucet something is wrong," said Napoleonville resident Ronald Pate.
Chicago Faucet Shoppe Inc has sued Nestlé over claims that 5-gallon water jugs it bought for its office dispensers were advertised as spring water when in fact they were filled with tap water, according to Food Navigator-USA.
How do you pump water from the lake for an outdoor faucet .
Sudman works every day to ensure water coming from Celina's faucets meets quality and taste standards.
When we turn on the faucet in the morning, we know that we will have water.
Faucet filling glass of ice with water.
Sweat pours from my skin with the speed of water gushing out of a faucet.
Many residents throughout the Utica area are once again reporting dark brown water coming out of the faucets of their homes, the next in a long series of water issues that have been seen throughout the Mohawk Valley in recent weeks.
Milky water from Primera man's faucet.
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In science:

CLa)b) Fig. 2. (Color online) Stroboscopic photo of two water drops from a dripping faucet.
Flashes of light below the dripping faucet: an optical signal from capillary oscillations of water drops
An experiment to test this possibility could be devised in analogy to the confirmation of deterministic chaos in a dripping water faucet ,.
Reality or Locality? - Proposed test to decide \textit{how} Nature breaks Bell's inequality
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