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Synonyms for vessel
ˈvɛs əlves·sel

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Princeton's WordNet1.8 / 6 votes

  1. vessel, vasnoun

    a tube in which a body fluid circulates

    watercraft, vas

  2. vessel, watercraftnoun

    a craft designed for water transportation

    watercraft, vas

  3. vesselnoun

    an object used as a container (especially for liquids)

    watercraft, vas

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Editors Contribution0.0 / 0 votes

  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 Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. vesselnoun

    utensil (for holding any thing)

  2. vesselnoun

    bottom, sailing craft

  3. vesselnoun

    tube, duct, canal

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words3.5 / 2 votes

  1. vesselnoun

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

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  1. Fars News:

    Despite 20 hours of all-out efforts by Civil and Naval Military Rescue Teams, the rescue operation of the Khark training support vessel was ineffective due to the spread of fire in different parts.

  2. Samuel Johnson:

    We cannot tell the precise moment when friendship formed. As in filling a vessel drop by drop, there is at last a drop which makes it run over so in a series of kindness there is at last one which makes the heart run over.

  3. Jacob Alspector:

    The Vessel is like some MC Escher nightmare, the Vessel's kind of relentless. The Vessel's very gaudy, The Vessel's very cold. The Vessel's thrilling... The Vessel's not the most friendly and life-affirming and inclusive kind of space or structure. The Vessel's kind of empty. What's the point of The Vessel ? Just to walk up and walk down ?

  4. James Reston:

    A government is the only known vessel that leaks from the top.

  5. Richard Feynman:

    You put the mechanical surgeon inside the blood vessel and it goes into the heart and 'looks' around.

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