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Synonyms for pail
peɪlpail

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Wiktionary

  1. pailnoun

    Synonyms:
    bucket

  2. pailnoun

    A vessel of wood, tin, plastic, etc., usually cylindrical and having a handle -- used especially for carrying liquids, for example water or milk; a bucket (sometimes with a cover).

    The milkmaid carried a pail of milk in each hand.

    Synonyms:
    bucket

  3. pailnoun

    (In technical use) A closed (covered) cylindrical shipping container.

    Synonyms:
    bucket

  4. pailnoun

    A company of wasps.

    Synonyms:
    bucket

Princeton's WordNet

  1. bucket, pailnoun

    a roughly cylindrical vessel that is open at the top

    Synonyms:
    bucketful, pailful, bucket

  2. pail, pailfulnoun

    the quantity contained in a pail

    Synonyms:
    pailful, bucket

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Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. pailnoun

    Synonyms:
    bucket, piggin

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "pail":

    bucket, bonanza, basket

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How to use pail in a sentence?

  1. William Butler Yeats:

    Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire.

  2. United States:

    When my son was in Kindergarten, one of his classmates was a homeless girl, she always stared at my son's lunch pail, and my son always gave her something to eat. I felt like I( could) do something. I can cook. So that's how I started.

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