lessiveuse

rapho

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UK English
Halo. I have the word "lessiveuse" in a French text to translate into English. context; a child being given a "shower' b a maid, using a pitcher of water pouring over her. I cold imagine some sort of large basin... any ideas plse? clearly it's not a boiler! thanks
 
  • rapho

    Senior Member
    UK English
    Yes I realized about the clothes washing. Tub fits perfectly in this context (an extract from Henri Troyat's Les grives). thanks yu so much.
     
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