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Put on enough eye make-up to sink a cruise liner and floss. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Now he does both from the deck of a luxury liner, advising wealthy clients on their investments. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Now which company looks like the large ocean liner that is so difficult to change from its course, once set? Times, Sunday Times (2016)Yet senior figures on the show have accepted just that in exchange for entertaining liner passengers. The Sun (2008)Some said you should just give the one liner. Christianity Today (2000)Get it right and you can wear a bin liner. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Will they have the surge capacity if a cruise liner turns over? Times, Sunday Times (2013)The age of the ocean liner has passed. Times, Sunday Times (2014)This bunch are battling it out to become the headline act on a luxury cruise liner. The Sun (2011)He was good at stepping back and making sure the cruise liner stayed on course. The Sun (2014)They play passengers trying to survive inside a capsized luxury liner. The Sun (2009)The luxury liner is brought to the surface to see if it was carrying a valuable mineral. The Sun (2009)Workers sleep two or four to a cabin in a former cruise liner and floating hotel moored alongside. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Imagine an ocean liner in miniature. Times, Sunday Times (2008)It was not the first time that the world's largest ocean liner had run into difficulties. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Body of the dress Take one bin liner. Times, Sunday Times (2012)This is a great way to wear liner if you're after a more subtle approach. The Sun (2014)The doomed liner was the largest ship afloat in 1912 but some modern cruise ships are almost five times her size. Times, Sunday Times (2014)If you are staying in a dubious establishment, consider putting your bags and clothes in a large bin liner to keep the bugs out. Times, Sunday Times (2010)When migrants are able to leave, most take commercial liners, unsettling tourists heading home. Times, Sunday Times (2015)To us a cross-Channel ferry or a cruise liner is quite large and an American aircraft carrier is vast. Times, Sunday Times (2013)They post the scheduled times of departure of the big ships - liners and containers - on notices around the village. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Attacks worldwide are up 20 per cent this year - and tourists on passenger liners are now feared to be at risk. The Sun (2008)He was placed under house arrest, accused of causing the crash and abandoning the liner while 300 passengers were allegedly still on board. Times, Sunday Times (2012)It looks like I'm just wearing lip liner. The Sun (2016)This did not matter to passenger liners at sea, which simply wanted to be able to telegraph each other, and harboured no secrets. SIGNOR MARCONI'S MAGIC BOX: The invention that sparked the radio revolution (2003)We concluded with a wrestling match in the hallway as I tried to reclaim the one dustbin liner we'd managed to fill. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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British English: liner /ˈlaɪnə/ NOUN
A liner is a large passenger ship.
...luxury ocean liners.
- American English: liner
- Arabic: بَاخِرَةٌ خَطِيَّةٌ
- Brazilian Portuguese: navio de cruzeiro
- Chinese: 班轮
- Croatian: putnički brod
- Czech: zaoceánský parník
- Danish: krydstogtskib
- Dutch: lijnboot
- European Spanish: transatlántico
- Finnish: matkustajalaiva
- French: paquebot
- German: Passagierschiff
- Greek: πλοίο της γραμμής
- Italian: transatlantico
- Japanese: 定期船
- Korean: 정기선
- Norwegian: rutebåt
- Polish: statek pasażerski
- European Portuguese: navio de cruzeiro
- Romanian: vas de linienaval
- Russian: лайнер
- Spanish: transatlántico
- Swedish: foder
- Thai: เรือหรือเครื่องบินที่เดินทางประจำเส้นทาง
- Turkish: büyük yolcu gemisi
- Ukrainian: лайнер
- Vietnamese: tàu thủy lớn
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