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Synonyms for submarine
ˌsʌb məˈrin, ˈsʌb məˌrinsub·ma·rine

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  1. submarinenoun

    To operate or serve on a submarine


    surface ship

  2. submarineadjective

    Of something hidden or undisclosed, e.g. submarine patent.

    torpedo, hoagie, hero, hoagy, po boy, wedge, sub, grinder, poor boy, submarine sandwich

Princeton's WordNet

  1. submarine, pigboat, sub, U-boatnoun

    a submersible warship usually armed with torpedoes

    wedge, zep, poor boy, hoagie, bomber, grinder, hero sandwich, hoagy, submarine sandwich, hero, sub, pigboat, torpedo

    overhead, surface

  2. bomber, grinder, hero, hero sandwich, hoagie, hoagy, Cuban sandwich, Italian sandwich, poor boy, sub, submarine, submarine sandwich, torpedo, wedge, zepadjective

    a large sandwich made of a long crusty roll split lengthwise and filled with meats and cheese (and tomato and onion and lettuce and condiments); different names are used in different sections of the United States

    gunman, gunslinger, chock, pigboat, hired gun, molar, paladin, hacek, torpedo, wedge heel, sub, gun, numbfish, hero, shooter, crampfish, mill, wedge shape, submarine sandwich, milling machinery, zep, hit man, fighter, gun for hire, hitman, grinder, bomber, electric ray, hoagy, triggerman, wedge, cuneus, hero sandwich, champion, hoagie, poor boy

    overhead, surface

  3. submarine, underseaverb

    beneath the surface of the sea


    overhead, surface

  4. submarineverb

    move forward or under in a sliding motion

    "The child was injured when he submarined under the safety belt of the car"

    surface, overhead

  5. submarineverb

    throw with an underhand motion

    overhead, surface

  6. submarineverb

    bring down with a blow to the legs

    overhead, surface

  7. submarineverb

    control a submarine

    overhead, surface

  8. submarineverb

    attack by submarine

    "The Germans submarined the Allies"

    overhead, surface

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. submarine

    The submarine, el submarino

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  1. President Trump:

    They took the kid who wanted some pictures of the submarine, that’s an old submarine; they’ve got plenty of pictures. If the enemy wants them, they’ve got plenty of them.

  2. Japanese Defense Minister Taro Kono:

    No one could be optimistic about North Korea, north Korea has repeatedly launched more than 20 missiles this year, including new types of ballistic missiles, as well as a submarine-launched ballistic missile.

  3. The Pentagon report:

    China will likely conduct its first (submarine) nuclear deterrence patrol sometime in 2015.

  4. Carl Schuster:

    You have no evidence of (the submarine's) combat readiness, operational response times and availability, tunnels blind potential opponents to the submarines' operating status and patterns, denying them the ability to determine the state of China's military preparations, knowledge critical to assessing China's intentions and plans.

  5. Kim Dong-yub:

    Announcing his inspection of the new submarine is also to build internal solidarity, to dispel people's concerns about national security, reassure them, and boost military morale.

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