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Synonyms for tube
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. tube, tubing(noun)

    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 valve(noun)

    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, tube(noun)

    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 structure(noun)

    (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, subway(verb)

    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. tube(verb)

    provide with a tube or insert a tube into

  7. tube(verb)

    convey in a tube

    "inside Paris, they used to tube mail"

  8. tube(verb)

    ride or float on an inflated tube

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

  9. tube(verb)

    place or enclose in a tube

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. tube(n.)

    Synonyms:
    pipe, hollow cylinder

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

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

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