Meaning of Waterworks

English: Waterworks
Bangla: শহরাদিতে জল সরবরাহের পদ্ধতি
Hindi: पानी के नल, आंसू, फ़ौवारा, फुहारा
Type: Noun / বিশেষ্য / संज्ञा

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Definition: 1

(used with a singular or plural verb) a complete system of reservoirs, pipelines, conduits, etc., by which water is collected, purified, stored, and pumped to urban users.

Definition: 2

(used with a singular verb) a pumping station or a purifying station of such a system.

Definition: 3

(usually used with a plural verb). Sometimes, waterwork. a spectacular display of water, mechanically produced, as for a pageant.

Definition: 4

(used with a singular or plural verb) Slang. tears, or the source of tears: to turn on the waterworks.

Definition: 5

Slang. the kidneys.