pudding basin

pudding basin
'pudding .basin
n BrE
a deep round dish in which puddings are cooked

Dictionary of contemporary English. 2013.

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  • pudding basin — or pudding bowl noun A nearly hemispherical container for cooking a pudding in • • • Main Entry: ↑pudding * * * ˈpudding basin [pudding basin pudding basins] noun ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • pudding basin — ► NOUN 1) a deep round bowl used for cooking steamed puddings. 2) (before another noun ) (of a hairstyle) produced or seemingly produced by cutting round the edge of a pudding basin inverted on a person s head …   English terms dictionary

  • pudding basin — pudding basins N COUNT A pudding basin is a deep round bowl that is used in the kitchen, especially for mixing or for cooking puddings. [BRIT] …   English dictionary

  • pudding basin — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms pudding basin : singular pudding basin plural pudding basins 1) a deep round bowl for cooking puddings in 2) a pudding basin hairstyle looks as though someone has put a bowl on their head and cut round it …   English dictionary

  • pudding basin — noun Brit. 1》 a deep round bowl used for cooking steamed puddings. 2》 [as modifier] denoting a hairstyle produced or seemingly produced by inverting a pudding basin on a person s head and cutting away all the hair that sticks out …   English new terms dictionary

  • pudding basin haircut — noun A haircut performed by placing a pudding basin over the head and cutting around the base; or, one that looks as if it were so performed …   Wiktionary

  • pudding basin — noun A bowl in which raw pudding dough or batter is placed for cooking …   Wiktionary

  • pudding-basin — puddˈing baˈsin or puddˈing bowl adjective (of a haircut) looking as if achieved by placing such a container over the head and merely cutting off protruding hair • • • Main Entry: ↑pudding …   Useful english dictionary

  • pudding basin — noun (C) BrE 1 a deep round dish in which puddings are cooked 2 a way of cutting someone s hair so that it is in the shape of an upside down bowl …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • Basin — may mean:* Drainage basin, hydrological basin or catchment basin, a region of land where water drains downhill into a specified body of water * Tarim Basin, located in Xinjiang, China and is one of the largest drainage basins in the world. *… …   Wikipedia

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