Noun(1) a covered cistern; waste water and sewage flow into it
(1) It was dictatorships that plunged the Philippines and Indonesia into the cesspool of corruption.(2) Unsparing in his criticism, he held politicians squarely responsible for converting research institutions into a cesspool of dirty politics and trade unionism.(3) the town is not the cesspool you portrayed(4) At home, it's a cesspool of corruption, where charges of theft or employee harassment are hardly unheard of.(5) The journalistic wing of the American intelligentsia in particular is largely a cesspool of venality and corruption.(6) I don't know exactly why, but I suppose it's mainly because Sacramento politics is such a cesspool that it makes Congress look like a bunch of do-gooding Model UN participants.(7) I knew that such a place would have been a cesspool of violence, corruption and racism, and I wanted to write a Mississippi prison book that sort of reversed the polarities.(8) they should clean out their own political cesspool(9) Our whole system is nothing but a corrupt cesspool of legalized bribery!(10) Allow such a mix to dominate a society, and a vast, corrupt cesspool in Washington and on Wall Street is guaranteed.(11) When we permit someone to abuse his power to take advantage of us, we demean ourselves and we contribute to the cesspool of corruption that is holding Indonesia back from her rightful place among the evolved nations of the world.(12) But whether the Cabinet falls or not, Czechs know that very little will change, for the cesspool that is Czech political culture runs very deep indeed.(13) The accident also contaminated the water cistern of the cesspool 's owner, who had to purchase water from the Aqueduct Company thereafter.(14) The entire kitchen sink has been thrown in, and for this and other reasons departments of English have generally become cesspools of diffusion, disaffection, and resentment.(15) As the town had no wells it would not be necessary to enforce the construction of watertight cesspools .(16) For example, this could be where the judgement was based on replacing septic tanks with cesspools , or with private sewage treatment plants at the expense of the applicant.
(1) cesspool :: beerput
1. sink ::
2. sump ::
3. cesspit ::
Different Formscesspool, cesspools
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