DO YOU KNOW THIS VOCABULARY FROM "THE HANDMAID'S TALE"?
"The Handmaid's Tale" was required reading for many of us in school. Everyone else has probably watched the very popular and addictive TV show. Do you remember this vocabulary from the book, and do you know what these terms mean?
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Origin of slop bucket
First recorded in 1855–60
Words nearby slop bucket
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Example sentences from the Web for slop bucket
It had gone down that way, and gone into the slop-bucket, and into the street.Hot corn: Life Scenes in New York Illustrated|Solon Robinson
The marine saluted, hunted up a slop-bucket, and poured it over with the message.News from the Duchy|Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
Keep a slop-bucket, near by, to receive the wash of the room.A Treatise on Domestic Economy|Catherine Esther Beecher