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Synonyms for tube
tub, tyubtube

This thesaurus page is about all possible synonyms, equivalent, same meaning and similar words for the term tube.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. tube, tubingnoun

    conduit consisting of a long hollow object (usually cylindrical) used to hold and conduct objects or liquids or gases

    Synonyms:
    subway system, electron tube, underground, subway, thermionic vacuum tube, pipe, tubing, vacuum tube, tube-shaped structure, metro, thermionic tube, thermionic valve

  2. tube, vacuum tube, thermionic vacuum tube, thermionic tube, electron tube, thermionic valvenoun

    electronic device consisting of a system of electrodes arranged in an evacuated glass or metal envelope

    Synonyms:
    subway system, electron tube, underground, subway, thermionic vacuum tube, pipe, tubing, vacuum tube, tube-shaped structure, metro, thermionic tube, thermionic valve

  3. pipe, tubenoun

    a hollow cylindrical shape

    Synonyms:
    underground, pipework, subway, organ pipe, tube-shaped structure, thermionic valve, pipe, thermionic vacuum tube, piping, subway system, thermionic tube, vacuum tube, tubing, metro, tobacco pipe, pipage, electron tube

  4. tube, tube-shaped structurenoun

    (anatomy) any hollow cylindrical body structure

    Synonyms:
    subway system, electron tube, underground, subway, thermionic vacuum tube, pipe, tubing, vacuum tube, tube-shaped structure, metro, thermionic tube, thermionic valve

  5. metro, tube, underground, subway system, subwayverb

    an electric railway operating below the surface of the ground (usually in a city)

    "in Paris the subway system is called the `metro' and in London it is called the `tube' or the `underground'"

    Synonyms:
    resistance, metro, electron tube, underground, subway, thermionic vacuum tube, pipe, tubing, vacuum tube, tube-shaped structure, thermionic valve, underpass, subway system, thermionic tube

  6. tubeverb

    provide with a tube or insert a tube into

  7. tubeverb

    convey in a tube

    "inside Paris, they used to tube mail"

  8. tubeverb

    ride or float on an inflated tube

    "We tubed down the river on a hot summer day"

  9. tubeverb

    place or enclose in a tube

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. tubenoun

    Synonyms:
    pipe, hollow cylinder

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. tubenoun

    Synonyms:
    pipe, valinch

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "tube":

    pipe, tubing, tubes, crt, pipeline, hose, floater, pipes, socket, microtube, line, subway

Nicknames

  1. List of known nicknames for "Tube":

    Frank Heiss, Heiss, Frank

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How to use tube in a sentence?

  1. Corey Scott:

    I suffocated him, i held my thumb over his trach tube until he asphyxiated.

  2. RAS CARDO REGGAE:

    when I look at you here is what I see:- an open ended tube from mouth to anus. this is called the -human race- who, without love, is a total disgrace, each one trying to find his place in this eternal rat race.I am ras cardo!

  3. Jennifer Trosper:

    The initial thinking is that the empty tube is more likely a result of the rock target not reacting the way we expected during coring, and less likely a hardware issue with the Sampling and Caching System, over the next few days, the team will be spending more time analyzing the data we have, and also acquiring some additional diagnostic data to support understanding the root cause for the empty tube.

  4. Musin Almat Zhumabekovich:

    Love will disappear only greedy selfishness will remain when people are born only from a test tube, and surrogate mothers. Surrogate love is replaced by lust. Love will die, only greedy lust will remain.

  5. Curt Schilling:

    If the cameras had followed me from the mound in 2007 to the hospital with my feeding tube, chemotherapy and radiation, I don't think a lot of kids would have taken up dipping, or at least they might've stopped.


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