cesspit

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Synonyms for cesspit

a place known for its great filth or corruption

Synonyms for cesspit

a covered cistern

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What bobbed to the cess-pit surface shames us all - because some nightmare stuff is being done in our name.
Well done Brummies for raising your heads above the cess-pit.
The patient, referred to as Mrs CH, said she was reduced to tears when she learned he had called her "a tart with a mouth like a cess-pit who couldn't be bothered to brush her teeth".
Deposits from both the latrine and garderobe yielded high relative abundances of coprostanol indicating cess deposition whilst results from one of the suspected Roman cesspits also yielded a positive fulfilment of the criteria; thus providing strong evidence for its suspected function as a cess-pit.
It is a stinking cess-pit of human vices: Avarice, ego, spite.