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Synonyms for bunker
ˈbʌŋ kər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bunker, sand trap, trap(noun)

    a hazard on a golf course

    trap, cakehole, lying in wait, sand trap, yap, dugout, ambuscade, snare, hole, gob, ambush, maw

  2. bunker(noun)

    a large container for storing fuel

    "the ship's bunkers were full of coal"

    sand trap, trap, dugout

  3. bunker, dugout(verb)

    a fortification of earth; mostly or entirely below ground

    pirogue, dugout canoe, sand trap, trap, dugout

  4. bunker(verb)

    hit a golf ball into a bunker

  5. bunker(verb)

    fill (a ship's bunker) with coal or oil

  6. bunker(verb)

    transfer cargo from a ship to a warehouse

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. bunker(n.)

    bin, crib

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. bunker(n)

    bin, receptacle, crib

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    pillbox, hatch, bunkering, lockdown, blockhouse, fuel

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  1. bunker

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How to use bunker in a sentence?

  1. Anonymous:

    Is my friend in the bunker or is the bastard on the green

  2. Reece Bonham:

    I'm not building a bunker yet, but we definitely have to stay vigilant.

  3. Kate Andersen Brower:

    Pat Nixon was completely in the bunker during Watergate, which dragged on for two years. She stopped reading the newspapers at the height of the barrage and blamed others, in this case Republicans, for trying to bring her husband down, at one point the West Wing staff cut off her newspapers in an effort to shield her from the headlines. But she knew exactly what was going on and she defended her husband until the end.

  4. Ariya Jutanugarn:

    Some holes I really have to hit like two-iron off the tee or three-iron because the fairway is pretty narrow and you don't want to put yourself in the bunker.

  5. Andrea Rocchelli:

    When we saw those photos of the children in the bunker.

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