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sewer

 
Noun sewer has 3 senses
  1. sewer, sewerage, cloaca - a waste pipe that carries away sewage or surface water
    --1 is a kind of drain, drainpipe, waste pipe
    --1 is a part of sewage system, sewer system, sewage works
  2. sewer - someone who sews; "a sewer of fine gowns"
    --2 is a kind of
    needleworker
    --2 has particulars: baster, tacker; sewing-machine operator; tucker
    Derived forms: verb sew2, verb sew1
  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"
    --3 is a kind of misfortune, bad luck, tough luck, ill luck
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