Synonyms of vessel
1 shipDictionary • a Moroccan fishing vessel
ship • We went by ship over to America.
boat • One of the best ways to see the area is in a small boat.
craft • Cannabis smuggling by small craft to remote sites is rising.
2 containerDictionary • plastic storage vessels
container • The paint is supplied in a clear, plastic container.
receptacle • a receptacle for water
bowl • Put all the ingredients into a large bowl.
tank • an empty fuel tank
pot • metal cooking pots
drum • a drum of chemical waste
barrel • barrels of pickled fish
butt • The hose is great for watering your garden from your water butt.
vat • food cooked in huge vats of boiling fat
jar • We saved each season's harvest in clear glass jars.
basin • a pudding basin
jug • a jug of water
pitcher • a pitcher of iced water
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barrelA barrel is a large, round container for liquids or food.
• barrels of pickled fish
basinA basin is a large or deep bowl that you use for holding liquids, or for mixing or storing food.
• a pudding basin
boatA boat is something in which people can travel across water.
• One of the best ways to see the area is in a small boat.
Thesaurus for vessel from the Collins English Thesaurus
any object used as a container, esp for a liquid
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