A long, narrow container, open on top, for feeding or watering animals.
One of Hanks chores was to slop the pigs' trough each morning and evening.''
Any similarly shaped container. puhekieltä A rectangular container used for washing or rinsing clothing clothes.
Ernest threw his paint brushes into a kind of trough he had fashioned from sheet metal that he kept in the sink.
A short, narrow canal designed to hold water until it drains or evaporates.
There was a small trough that the sump pump emptied into; it was filled with mosquito larvae.
puhekieltä A gutter under the eaves of a building; an eaves trough.
The troughs were filled with leaves and needed clearing.
puhekieltä A channel for conveying water or other farm liquids (such as milk) from place to place by gravity; any ‘U’ or ‘V’ cross-sectioned irrigation channel.
A long, narrow depression between waves or ridges; the low portion of a wave cycle.
The buoy bobbed between the crests and troughs of the waves moving across the bay.
The neurologist pointed to a troubling trough in the pattern of his brain-waves.
puhekieltä A linear atmospheric depression associated with a weather front.
To eat in a vulgar style, as if from a trough.