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

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  1. submarinenoun

    A boat that can go underwater.


    surface ship

  2. submarinenoun

    A kind of sandwich made in a long loaf of bread.

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

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. Robert Ashley:

    China’s People’s Liberation Army (PLA) is developing and fielding numerous advanced, long-range land-attack and anti-ship cruise missiles, some capable of reaching supersonic speeds, operated from ground, air, ship, and submarine platforms.

  2. 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.

  3. Alexander Neill:

    A growing chunk of budget is going toward China's navy, particularly its submarine force and its seaborne nuclear deterrent.

  4. Kim Jong:

    The operational capacity of a submarine is an important component in national defense of our country bounded on its east and west by sea.

  5. Peter Madsen:

    I was toying with various things on the submarine and then an error occurred.

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