- water fountain
nouna public fountain to provide a jet of drinking water (Freq. 1)• Hypernyms: ↑fountain
* * *a drinking fountain, water cooler, or other apparatus supplying drinking water.
* * *a machine in a park or other public place that provides drinking water when you push a buttonThesaurus: structures in gardens and parkshyponym
* * *noun, pl ⋯ -tains [count]1 chiefly US : a machine that produces a small stream of water for drinking : ↑drinking fountain2 : ↑fountain 1
There is a beautiful water fountain in the park near the rose garden.
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Useful english dictionary. 2012.
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water fountain — water .fountain n 1.) a ↑drinking fountain 2.) a ↑water cooler … Dictionary of contemporary English
water fountain — water ,fountain noun count a machine in a park or other public place that provides drinking water when you push a button: DRINKING FOUNTAIN … Usage of the words and phrases in modern English
water fountain — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms water fountain : singular water fountain plural water fountains a machine in a park or other public place that provides drinking water when you push a button … English dictionary
water fountain — /ˈwɔtə faʊntən/ (say wawtuh fowntuhn) noun Especially WA, SA and Qld a small fountain which ejects a jet of water into the drinker s mouth. Compare Especially NSW and Qld bubbler; Chiefly Victoria bubble tap; Especially WA, SA and Tasmania… … Australian English dictionary
water fountain — a drinking fountain, water cooler, or other apparatus supplying drinking water. * * * … Universalium
water fountain — noun A mechanical device designed to dispense small quantities of drinking water, usually in work or other public places. Syn: drinking fountain, bubbler … Wiktionary
water fountain — apparatus which dispenses cold drinking water, drinking fountain … English contemporary dictionary
water fountain — noun (C) a drinking fountain … Longman dictionary of contemporary English
water fountain — wa′ter foun tain n. a drinking fountain … From formal English to slang
Water fountain — Увлажняющий аппарат; Корыто увлажняющего аппарата … Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии