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Synonyms for tunnel
ˈtʌn ltun·nel

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. tunnelnoun

    a passageway through or under something, usually underground (especially one for trains or cars)

    "the tunnel reduced congestion at that intersection"

    Synonyms:
    burrow

  2. burrow, tunnelverb

    a hole made by an animal, usually for shelter

    Synonyms:
    burrow

  3. burrow, tunnelverb

    move through by or as by digging

    "burrow through the forest"

    Synonyms:
    burrow

  4. tunnelverb

    force a way through

    Synonyms:
    burrow

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. tunnelnoun

    Synonyms:
    funnel

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. tunnelnoun

    Synonyms:
    funnel, subway

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How to use tunnel in a sentence?

  1. Marty Irby:

    Were thrilled to see a light at the end of the tunnel with Chinas proposal to reclassify dogs as companion animals and bring an end to dog meat trade, these animals are our dutiful companions and not our dinner fare. If COVID19 has taught us anything, its that we can not allow infectious practices such as eating bats, dogs, cats, pangolins, and other exotic creatures to continue not only for the welfare of the animals, but for the heath and safety of the human race and global economy. Its believed that the coronavirus pandemic originated from a wet market in Wuhan, China. Marty Irby added that.

  2. Tim Scott:

    We continue to work on the process, and I think we have good, good progress over the weekend I thought, and I think we can see the end of the tunnel.

  3. Doan Van Viet:

    We're trying our best to provide oxygen ... we've drilled holes in several spots but there's a large amount of rocks and dirt falling and the geological structure is complicated, the rescue conditions are very difficult with the rain, heavy winds, narrow tunnel and rising water.

  4. Anonymous:

    Due to budget cuts the light at the end of the tunnel has been turned off.

  5. The IEA:

    For prices there may be light at the end of what has been a long, dark tunnel, but we cannot be precisely sure when in 2017 the oil market will achieve the much-desired balance. It is clear that the current direction of travel is the correct one, although with a long way to go.

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