water fountain


noun

a drinking fountain, water cooler, or other apparatus supplying drinking water.

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Historical Examples of water fountain

  • Once while near the water-fountain I painted in the donkey of a water-carrier.

  • The water-fountain was one of the gathering places of the village.

  • Within the courtyard two hundred horses neighed and stamped around a water-fountain playing in a bowl of ice and evergreen.

    Master Skylark

    John Bennett

  • Dr. Hudson installed a black box at the water-fountain, and he explained to the men what it was for.

    Nine Men in Time

    Noel Miller Loomis