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See definition of waterworks on Dictionary.com
  • as inaqueduct
  • as intear/tears
  • as inwater supply

synonyms for waterworks

  • channel
  • conduit
  • course
  • duct
  • pipeline
  • water passage
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How to use waterworks in a sentence

Turn to the left into the Chausse de Furnes, leaving on the left the reservoir of the ruined waterworks.
YPRES AND THE BATTLES OF YPRESUNKNOWN
Would the waterworks fail and the rabble catch her, after all?
A GERMAN POMPADOURMARIE HAY
It was through his instrumentality that Walla Walla secured its waterworks.
LYMAN'S HISTORY OF OLD WALLA WALLA COUNTY, VOL. 2 (OF 2)WILLIAM DENISON LYMAN
If waterworks are handy, connect the boiler with a hydrant and after filling the boiler, let it receive the hydrant pressure.
FARM ENGINES AND HOW TO RUN THEMJAMES H. STEPHENSON
In case no waterworks with good pressure are at hand, you can use a hydraulic pump or a good force pump.
FARM ENGINES AND HOW TO RUN THEMJAMES H. STEPHENSON
These large openings are objectionable features with any waterworks, and especially so with direct pumping.
SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN SUPPLEMENT, NO. 392, JULY 7, 1883VARIOUS
We now describe the new waterworks lately erected for supplying the town of Cougleton, Cheshire.
SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN SUPPLEMENT, NO. 392, JULY 7, 1883VARIOUS
The waterworks were opened in the autumn of 1881, and since then have constantly afforded an abundant supply of water.
SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN SUPPLEMENT, NO. 392, JULY 7, 1883VARIOUS
The elaborate waterworks and strange devices could not be quite unhinged, Wilhelmine reflected idly.
A GERMAN POMPADOURMARIE HAY
The City of Montreal waterworks supply the needs of 351,000 people.
MONTREAL 1535-1914, VOLUME II (OF 2)WILLIAM HENRY ATHERTON
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WORDS RELATED TO WATERWORKS

  • channel
  • conduit
  • course
  • duct
  • pipeline
  • water passage
  • waterworks
  • blubbering
  • crying
  • discharge
  • distress
  • grieving
  • lachryma
  • lamentation
  • lamenting
  • moisture
  • mourning
  • pain
  • regret
  • sadness
  • sob
  • sob act
  • sobbing
  • sorrow
  • teardrop
  • wailing
  • water
  • waterworks
  • weep
  • weeping
  • weeps
  • whimpering
  • woe
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