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Synonyms for vessel
ˈvɛs əl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. vessel, vas(noun)

    a tube in which a body fluid circulates

    watercraft, vas

  2. vessel, watercraft(noun)

    a craft designed for water transportation

    watercraft, vas

  3. vessel(noun)

    an object used as a container (especially for liquids)

    watercraft, vas

Editors Contribution

  1. shallop

    a craft for travelling on water, now usually one larger than an ordinary rowboat; a ship or boat.

    i sailed on a vessel to his private island.

    Submitted by rinat on January 20, 2016  
  2. time capsule

    an object that holds or cradles something of great importance or significance to a person

    Submitted by rinat on August 12, 2019  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. vessel(n.)

    utensil (for holding any thing)

  2. vessel(n.)

    bottom, sailing craft

  3. vessel(n.)

    tube, duct, canal

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. vessel(n)

    dish, utensil, receptacle, boat, ship, duct, canal, tube

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  1. Andrew Cull:

    Once she leaves Japan, the next person she'll see will be in San Francisco, unless maybe someone in a fishing vessel stops by to say' Hi' in the middle of the ocean.

  2. Gregg Johnston:

    If the vessel doesn't offer employment, the operator has not much of track record, it is going to be hard to attract people to provide medium or long term financing.

  3. Andrew Buchsbaum:

    It’s incomprehensible with the sophisticated weather routing technology that’s available that an over 700-foot merchant vessel can be caught in the middle of a previously forecasted hurricane.

  4. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    Science is the Noah’s Ark very itself! Seek no other vessel!

  5. Barbara Shipley:

    Barbara Shipley, from the International Trade Workers Union, said. ' The men have been reportedly floating in the harbor for over a month after an asphalt delivery. They’re hungry. They’re tired. They’re dirty. They want to get paid and they want to go home. They want to see their families. Their families are all very concerned, i’ve been told they’re fishing off the side of the vessel.

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