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clothesbasket

[klohz-bas-kit, -bah-skit, klohth z-]
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noun
  1. a basket for holding and carrying laundry.
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Origin of clothesbasket

First recorded in 1800–10; clothes + basket
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Historical Examples

  • Sheila, flanked by clothesbasket and workbasket, sat on the veranda mending his shirts.

    Desert Conquest

    A. M. Chisholm