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Synonyms for kettle
ˈkɛt lket·tle

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. kettle, boilernoun

    a metal pot for stewing or boiling; usually has a lid

    kettle hole, tympanum, kettleful, timpani, boiler, steam boiler, tympani, kettledrum

  2. kettle, kettlefulnoun

    the quantity a kettle will hold

    kettle hole, tympanum, kettleful, timpani, boiler, tympani, kettledrum

  3. kettle hole, kettlenoun

    (geology) a hollow (typically filled by a lake) that results from the melting of a mass of ice trapped in glacial deposits

    kettle hole, tympanum, kettleful, timpani, boiler, tympani, kettledrum

  4. kettle, kettledrum, tympanum, tympani, timpaninoun

    a large hemispherical brass or copper percussion instrument with a drumhead that can be tuned by adjusting the tension on it

    kettle hole, tympanum, kettleful, timpani, boiler, middle ear, tympanic cavity, myringa, tympani, eardrum, tympanic membrane, kettledrum

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. kettlenoun

    caldron (a large kettle)

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "kettle":

    cauldron, boiler, tea

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How to use kettle in a sentence?

  1. Kenneth Hodder:

    That would be disastrous for our ability to meet the needs of people, so, for us, the Christmas Kettle Campaign not only is a symbol, but it is a means of acquiring the vital resources that we need.

  2. Gustave Flaubert, Madame Bovary:

    The human language is like a cracked kettle on which we beat out a tune for a dancing bear, when we hope with our music to move the stars.

  3. Max Stier:

    Questions about the policy landscape are entirely legitimate, it’s a different kettle of fish.

  4. Hank Johnson:

    I would say that the pot calling the kettle black is not something that we should do, i don't know what members, if any, have had any problems with substance abuse, been busted in DUI, I don't know. But if I did, I wouldn't raise it against anyone on this committee. I don't think it's proper. I think we have got to get back down to what is most important here.

  5. Maryam Peter from Pambla village:

    They provide raw rice to cook, the rice that they stole from the shops. They provide a kettle and ... scarves to cover up the women, people are going hungry. They are only feeding on corn and squash. No meat, nothing like that. The insurgents are not providing anything else.

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