"sewer" in the noun sense
1. sewer, sewerage, cloaca
a waste pipe that carries away sewage or surface water
someone who sews
"a sewer of fine gowns"
3. gutter, sewer, toilet
misfortune resulting in lost effort or money
"his career was in the gutter"
"all that work went down the sewer"
"pensions are in the toilet"
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