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Слово "lavatory". Англо-русский словарь Мюллера

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  1. lavatory [ˈlævətərɪ] существительное
    уборная, туалет

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    1. This precaution accomplished, he led the way into the hall and we followed him. He paused a moment, as he glanced up at the little staircase, then spoke over his shoulder to the constable. ‘Jones, you’d better stay here. Don’t let anyone go into that room.’ Parker interposed deferentially. ‘If you’ll excuse me, sir. If you were to lock the door into the main hall, nobody could gain access to this part. That staircase leads only to Mr Ackroyd’s bedroom and bathroom. There is no communication with the other part of the house. There once was a door through, but Mr Ackroyd had it blocked up. He liked to feel that his suite was entirely private.’ To make things clear and explain the position, I have appended a rough sketch of the right-hand wing of the house. The small staircase leads, as Parker explained, to a big bedroom made by two being knocked into one, and an adjoining bathroom and lavatory. The inspector took in the position at a glance. We went through into the large hall and he locked the door behind him, slipping the key into his pocket. Then he gave the constable some low-voiced instructions, and the latter prepared to depart. ‘We must get busy on those shoe tracks,’ explained the inspector. ‘But first of all, I must have a word with Miss Ackroyd.
      После этого он направился в холл, а мы за ним.
      Убийство Роджера Экройда. Агата Кристи, стр. 40
    2. And I don't want to die in a lavatory, either.
      И в уборной не хотел бы.
      Крысолов. Невил Шют, стр. 1
    3. On entering the drawing-room she found the whole party at loo, and was immediately invited to join them; but suspecting them to be playing high she declined it, and making her sister the excuse, said she would amuse herself for the short time she could stay below, with a book.
      Когда она вошла в гостиную, все сидели за картами. Ее тут же пригласили принять участие в игре. Боясь, однако, что игра идет на крупные ставки, Элизабет отказалась, сославшись на болезнь сестры и сказав, что непродолжительное время, в течение которого она может побыть внизу, она охотнее проведет за книгой.
      Гордость и предубеждение. Джейн Остин, стр. 29

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