Basin in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Basin

a wide bowl for washing, sometimes affixed to a wall | (obsolete) a shallow bowl used for a single serving of a drink or liquidy food | a depression, natural or artificial, containing water

Short Example Sentences for Basin

  • 1. Here you see the shallow basin in the floor of the atrium. 🔊
  • 2. Hold the basin steady, Purlina. 🔊
  • 3. Old Meg brought a basin of water and bathed her face. 🔊
  • 4. Remember the Marshall Basin and the splendid sunshine.... 🔊
  • 5. Below this opening was a shallow basin into which the rainwater fell. 🔊
  • 6. The agate basin exhales the perfumes of spikenard and ambergris. 🔊
  • 7. From this basin a little stream goes rippling and laughing to the lake. 🔊
  • 8. Laurus foliis trinerviis lanceolatis nervis supra basin unitis. 🔊
  • 9. In the bottom of this basin the excavators found a thick layer of fish scales. 🔊
  • 10. Put a bed in it, a wash basin and pitcher and everything else. 🔊
  • 11. Which the lilies round the basin may seem pure enough to hear. 🔊
  • 12. Bill scraped the fire close to this natural basin and filled it with dry snow. 🔊
  • 13. It had a bed, and on a washstand was a basin filled with clean water. 🔊
  • 14. The basin in which it lies is roughly circular, some ten feet across. 🔊
  • 15. Every time the King touched the basin it glided from his grasp. 🔊

How to use Basin in Sentences?

  • 1. On the way out through the garden he noticed a robin drowning in the basin of a fountain. 🔊
  • 2. For horses and cattle there was a little rocky basin into which the cool water flowed. 🔊
  • 3. A small stream runs through it, and the whole basin is covered with a long thick growth of hay. 🔊
  • 4. It comes up into a little basin some six or eight feet in diameter, by two or three in depth. 🔊
  • 5. Melastoma foliis integerrimis ovato-lanceolatis subtus sericeis: nervis ante basin coadunatis. 🔊
  • 6. It is a new basin of five hundred yards long by two hundred across, a widening out of the pass. 🔊
  • 7. The rock floor of the Everglades basin lies from six to twelve feet down in the muck and water. 🔊
  • 8. In a minute Ada returned with the basin full of green peas, boiled into a squashy mass. 🔊
  • 9. They went in and the doctor took the baby up and seated himself by the chair on which stood a basin of water. 🔊
  • 10. In the soft ground by the spring basin was a footprint exactly like that they had traced so painfully in the other valley. 🔊
  • 11. Near it in the middle of the courtyard are the bases of columns arranged in a circle around a deep basin in the floor. 🔊
  • 12. There he took to the water and swam some way along the shore till he landed under the lock bridge at the basin entrance. 🔊
  • 13. I just unlatched it, and returned for my burden, carefully adjusting spoon and basin on the road back. 🔊
  • 14. We've got to climb the hill and cross the upper Basin before we reach our mine. 🔊
  • 15. With all of them, he could not compete with this fair young god, who used a rough towel and a tin basin on the kitchen bench. 🔊
  • 16. The patient is crying out; and a boy, dressed as a negro, stands in front with a basin full of stones. 🔊
  • 17. The telegraph clanged decisively, and to an answering whirr and boil under her stern the boat moved slowly ahead towards the open basin entrance. 🔊
  • 18. The water fell into a little hollow, rocky basin and there was enough for Ted and his sister to fill their hats. 🔊
  • 19. Brief descriptions of habitats and topography in the basin are given by Gilmore (1947:148-150, fig. 🔊
  • 20. This basin had a secret gate, of which the King alone possessed the key, and which he opened and closed at the necessary times. 🔊