Synonyms of basin
1 bowlDictionary • a pudding basin
bowl • Put all the ingredients into a large bowl.
dish • Pile the potatoes into a warm serving dish.
vessel • plastic storage vessels
container • The paint is supplied in a clear, plastic container.
receptacle • a receptacle for water
2 washbasinDictionary • a cast-iron bath with a matching basin and WC
sink • The sink was full of dirty dishes.
3 valleyDictionary • the Amazon basin
valley • a wooded valley set against the backdrop of Monte Rosa
hollow • Locals in the sleepy hollow peered out of their country cottages.
gorge • a steep path into Crete's Samaria Gorge
ravine • The bus is said to have overturned and fallen into a ravine.
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bowlA bowl is a round container with a wide uncovered top. Some kinds of bowl are used, for example, for serving or eating food from, or in cooking, while other larger kinds are used for washing or cleaning.
• Put all the ingredients into a large bowl.
containerA container is something such as a box or bottle that is used to hold or store things in.
• The paint is supplied in a clear, plastic container.
depressionA depression in a surface is an area which is lower than the parts surrounding it.
• an area pockmarked by rainfilled depressions
Thesaurus for basin from the Collins English Thesaurus
a round container open and wide at the top with sides sloping inwards towards the bottom or base, esp one in which liquids are mixed or stored