Serpuhovskoy went into the house to the bathroom to wash his hands and found Vronsky there; Vronsky was drenching his head with water. He stole off to Teddy’s bath-room, but there was nothing there, and then to Teddy’s mother’s bathroom. At the bottom of the smooth plaster wall there was […]

noun cookhouse, galley, kitchenette, scullery eating a snack in the kitchen Kitchen equipment Aga (trademark), bain-marie, baking tray, barbecue or (Austral. slang) barbie, batterie de cuisine, blender, bottle opener, bread knife, cafetiere, cake tin, carving knife, casserole, chip pan, chopping board, chopsticks, coffee grinder, coffeepot, colander, cooker, cooling rack, corkscrew, […]

Nag coiled himself up, raised his head, and looked into the bathroom in the dark, and Rikki could see his eyes glitter. You see, I was in my bathroom all the time–with the door open.” We listened to the steward going into the bathroom out of the saloon, filling the […]

everything and the kitchen sink Nearly everything one can reasonably imagine; many different things, often to the point of excess or redundancy. An alternative form of “everything but the kitchen sink.” After the bank foreclosed on our house, we had to pack up everything and the kitchen sink into our […]

Lawrence, soon found that in the rich peltries of the interior, they had sources of wealth that might almost rival the mines of Mexico and Peru. “Pardon me,” said I, “O Thou Whom I must no longer address as the Perfection of all Beauty; but let me beg thee to […]