clothes basket

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Synonyms for clothes basket

a hamper that holds dirty clothes to be washed or wet clothes to be dried

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The best part was when the woman popped out of a clothes basket sitting near a clothes line and the backing dancers stood there with giant knitting needles pretending to knit while wearing wedding dresses.
EMPTYING Michael Winner's bed-pan, delving through Peter Stringfellow's dirty clothes basket to put on a thong wash, asking Hannibal Lecter how he likes his liver done.
Michelle, 30, said: "We might even advise them to look in the dirty clothes basket or under the bed so they can find the size on a label.
One never can tell when your need," Perry said, "a clothes basket, a rake, or an old iron bed.
The free program will be presented by Marji Jobes and will feature items found in the societys traveling vintage clothes basket.
Because common courtesy seems to go out the (double- glazed) windows when people are house hunting so that they think nothing of pulling open your bottom drawer, inspecting the interior of your dirty clothes basket and - as happened with one prospective buyer - checking out the contents of your fridge.
The free program will be presented by Marji Jobes, and will feature items found in the societys traveling vintage clothes basket.
My own husband, who is uncertain about the whereabouts of the vacuum cleaner and cannot seem to remember how to perform simple little tasks such as pulling the loo chain or putting his socks in the dirty clothes basket, can nonetheless list every No 1 hit single from 1961-1985 (naming not only the song and the artist but also the record label.
As one writer put it [in 1901], 'Americans send hundreds of thousands of dollars every year to Germany and Japan for hampers, scrap baskets, clothes baskets, market baskets, work baskets, fruit, flower, lunch and candy baskets--money which, by every right, should be earned by our needy, capable Indians'" (Hutchinson 2009:26).
Another 3,421 people nationwide were injured by clothes baskets, while there were 146 hurt using bread bins and 329 toilet roll holder related injuries.