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Synonyms for bucket
ˈbʌk ɪt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bucket, pail(noun)

    a roughly cylindrical vessel that is open at the top

    bucketful, pail, pailful

  2. bucket, bucketful(verb)

    the quantity contained in a bucket

    bucketful, pail

  3. bucket(verb)

    put into a bucket

  4. bucket(verb)

    carry in a bucket


  1. bucket(noun)

    blade, pail, scoop, banger, jalopy, rustbucket, vane

  2. bucket(noun)

    To place inside a bucket.

    I need a bucket to carry the water from the well.

    vane, scoop, rustbucket, jalopy, pail, banger, blade

  3. bucket(noun)

    To rain heavily.

    The horse drank a whole bucket of water.

    pail, vane, rustbucket, blade, jalopy, scoop, banger, chuck it down, piss down, rain cats and dogs

  4. bucket(noun)

    To travel very quickly.

    jalopy, blade, rustbucket, banger, pail, scoop, vane, whizz, rocket, speed, shoot, hurtle

  5. bucket(noun)

    To categorize (data) by splitting it into buckets, or groups of related items.

    banger, pail, rustbucket, vane, blade, jalopy, scoop

  6. bucket(noun)

    The basket.

    The forward drove to the bucket.

    rustbucket, blade, vane, scoop, jalopy, pail, banger

  7. bucket(noun)

    A field goal.

    We can't keep giving up easy buckets.

    banger, rustbucket, pail, scoop, blade, jalopy, vane

  8. bucket(noun)

    A mechanism for avoiding the allocation of targets in cases of mismanagement.

    scoop, banger, rustbucket, vane, blade, jalopy, pail

  9. bucket(noun)

    A storage space in a hash table for every item sharing a particular key.

    scoop, blade, rustbucket, vane, banger, pail, jalopy

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    pail, seau, cube, basket, hub, block, network, agassiz, period, seal, shovel, dumpster

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How to use bucket in a sentence?

  1. Melissa Majumdar:

    All fluids with the exception of alcohol fall under that [ fluid ] bucket.

  2. Fatima Bibi:

    We take half a bucket of water to bathe everyday, and some days we can't even have a wash, water is used to wash the vegetables. We'll then use it to wash clothes.

  3. Tab Lagow:

    It was a total rust bucket, i bought all new sheet metal and I was half-way—or maybe three-quarters of the way—through the sheet metal welding when I went through a divorce, and I had to sell it.

  4. Todd Smith:

    Millennial travelers are attracted to fun, fast-paced adventures that often start at the top of the bucket list, we often hear they areaiming to claim the bragging right of stepping foot on all seven continents before they turn 30.

  5. George Orwell:

    you can't live life without consequences. They occur regardless of the decision. A consequence is an outcome, good or bad. You can live life without regrets and thats what makes it worth it. Or you could live with regret and end up hanging yourself but thats still good. You paid for the rope so your feeding someones family. Something to be proud of before you kick the bucket

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