What is another word for bidet?

Pronunciation: [bˈiːde͡ɪ] (IPA)

Bidet, a plumbing fixture designed for personal hygiene, has various synonyms depending on the region and language. In French, the origin of the word bidet, it is sometimes called a "lavatory," while in Italian, it is referred to as "bidet." In Spanish-speaking countries, it is commonly known as "bide," and in Portuguese, it is often called "caneta." In Korea, it is called "naebu," and in Japan, "shower-toilet." In the United Kingdom, a bidet is often referred to as a "bathroom basin," "washbasin," or "sink." Despite these many names, the bidet is a popular and essential fixture in many countries around the world.

Synonyms for Bidet:

What are the hypernyms for Bidet?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

What are the hyponyms for Bidet?

Hyponyms are more specific words categorized under a broader term, known as a hypernym.
  • hyponyms for bidet (as nouns)

Usage examples for Bidet

"Ce Smiley avait une jument que les gars appelaient le bidet du quart d'heure, mais seulement pour plaisanter, vous comprenez, parse que, bien entendu, elle etait plus vite que ca!
"Sketches New and Old, Part 1."
Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
No one ever thought of having baths in their rooms then, even in the most comfortable houses: a footpan or a "bidet" was the utmost luxury attempted.
"Story of My Life, volumes 1-3"
Augustus J. C. Hare
A special form of tub, called a "bidet," has been devised to facilitate bathing the parts in question.
"The Prospective Mother A Handbook for Women During Pregnancy"
J. Morris Slemons

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