Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Washroom"

The meaning of "Washroom" in various phrases and sentences

Q: O que significa washroom?
A: Washroom is an old term for the bathroom
Q: O que significa washroom runs?
A: washroom runs

This is another one where I need more context.
Q: O que significa washroom ?
A: it's a bathroom in a public building

Synonyms of "Washroom" and their differences

Q: Qual é a diferença entre Can I use the washroom? e Can I use the bathroom? ?
A: A bathroom is in your home
A washroom is in a public area, such as a shop

Public washrooms don't have baths in them (so they are not bathrooms)

Washrooms are for personal grooming, washing your face and hands, reapplying aftershave etc
Bathrooms are for bathing, to clean yourself or to relax

A toilet used to be a separate room from the bathroom / washroom
But in modern times they are often in the same room
I wouldn't buy a house that has a toilet in the bathroom
That's disgusting

So if you are at someones home, it is odd to say "can I use the washroom?"

But some people do use these words to mean the same thing (including the toilet) because they don't know there is a difference

However washroom is now an old word, that has been replaced by "Ladies Room" and "Mens room" (for public areas)

In the US, there is some language difference between a "conservative American" and a "liberal American". Conservatives will often say there is a difference between a bathroom and washroom, liberals will not

In a similar way, conservatives often have a "mudroom" in their home. Many liberals have never heard of a mudroom before

A mudroom is the entry to your home, where you remove your shoes etc, because you don't wear your outdoor shoes in your home. That's disgusting. It's also where you keep your jackets, umbrellas etc

In Japan you have something similar, called a 玄関
Q: Qual é a diferença entre washroom e bathroom ?
A: another synonym: Restroom

In Europe they say "Toilet".. .in the US, we say Restroom, Washroom, Bathroom.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre washroom e restroom ?
A: Washroom is a bathroom with a shower/bath included. Some Americans use "washroom" to mean the room with the washing machine and dryer.

Restroom is a polite way to say "bathroom" or "toilet."
"Excuse me, where is the restroom?"
Q: Qual é a diferença entre washroom e restroom e toilet ?
A: In American English, the "toilet" is the porcelain bowl that you sit on.

Washroom and restroom mean the same thing when I hear them, the room where the toilet and sink are located. Restroom is much more common in American English, or at least it is in the parts of the US where I have lived.

I think British English is a little different. For them, "toilet" may refer to the room, but I'm not sure.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre washroom e bathroom e restroom e toilet ?
A: There isn’t really a difference. They all mean the same thing. Certain countries just tend to use one more than the other. I’m Canadian and where I live it’s usually washroom or restroom that we use (“Where is the washroom?” “I need to use the restroom” etc.) I think in the US they use bathroom more often. (I could be wrong on that one tho lol)

Translations of "Washroom"

Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? may I go to washroom
A: May I go to the bathroom?
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (RU)? washroom me kon he
A:

who's there in the bathroom? 🤗
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (RU)? washroom sy ho kr ao
A: come via washroom
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (RU)? where is washroom?
A: Excuse me, could you tell me where the toilet is?
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? go washroom
A: Go to the bathroom.

Other questions about "Washroom"

Q: Could you take me over for a second while I'm going to the washroom? soa natural?
A: Could you take over for me for a second, while I go to the washroom?
Q: I was late, so I went out from the washroom like a bat out of hell. soa natural?
A: o wow ..great
Q: now I know washroom, restroom, bathroom, but when I asked a direction before, I said "where is a toilet?" soa natural?
A: It depends on where you're at.
Washroom - England, polite
Restroom - Universal
Bathroom - Universal
Toilet - Universal, but less common
Loo - England
Q: I usually go to the washroom before I go to the movie, because I think going to the washroom during the movie is nuisance for others. soa natural?
A: i usually go to the restroom/bathroom before I go watch the movie,because I think going during the movie can bother others
Q: After you with the washroom, please. soa natural?
A: "Could I use the washroom, after you, please?"

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