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1. plumbing

noun. ['ˈplʌmɪŋ'] utility consisting of the pipes and fixtures for the distribution of water or gas in a building and for the disposal of sewage.

Synonyms

  • plumbing fixture
  • utility

Antonyms

  • impracticality
  • impracticability
  • inutility

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Words that Rhyme with Plumbing

  • unbecoming
  • forthcoming
  • succumbing
  • strumming
  • becoming
  • drumming
  • thumbing
  • summing
  • numbing
  • humming
  • dumbing
  • cumming
  • coming

Example sentences of the word plumbing


1. Noun, singular or mass
A French drain is a plumbing system that you can use in conjunction with a sump pump.

2. Verb, gerund or present participle
In the 1840s, the middle class began to add indoor plumbing to their homes.

2. plumbing

noun. ['ˈplʌmɪŋ'] the occupation of a plumber (installing and repairing pipes and fixtures for water or gas or sewage in a building).

Synonyms

  • trade
  • building
  • craft
  • construction

Antonyms

  • export
  • import
  • sell
  • disassembly

3. plumbing

noun. ['ˈplʌmɪŋ'] measuring the depths of the oceans.

Synonyms

  • mensuration
  • measuring
  • measure
  • measurement

Antonyms

  • misconstruction
  • inactivity
  • standard
  • nonstandard
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