Definition of receptacles:
Synonyms for receptacles:
- "Australia Twice Traversed, The Romance of Exploration Australia Twice Traversed. The Romance Of Exploration, Being A Narrative Compiled From The Journals Of Five Exploring Expeditions Into And Through Central South Australia, And Western Australia, From 1", Ernest Giles.
- "Fungi: Their Nature and Uses", Mordecai Cubitt Cooke.
Thus you may notice that the little steamer's hold, as she leaves Honolulu, contains but few trunks; but is crowded with a considerable collection of saddles and saddle- bags, the latter the most convenient receptacles for your change of clothing.- "Northern California, Oregon, and the Sandwich Islands", Charles Nordhoff.