Synonyms and Antonyms for detention-basin

1. detention basin (n.)

a storage site (such as a small reservoir) that delays the flow of water downstream

Synonyms: Antonyms:

2. detention (n.)

a punishment in which a student must stay at school after others have gone home

Synonyms: Antonyms:

3. detention (n.)

a state of being confined (usually for a short time)

Synonyms: Antonyms:

5. basin (n.)

a natural depression in the surface of the land often with a lake at the bottom of it

Synonyms: Antonyms:

6. basin (n.)

a bathroom sink that is permanently installed and connected to a water supply and drainpipe; where you can wash your hands and face

Synonyms: Antonyms:

7. basin (n.)

the entire geographical area drained by a river and its tributaries; an area characterized by all runoff being conveyed to the same outlet

Synonyms: Antonyms:

8. basin (n.)

the quantity that a basin will hold

Synonyms: