What is another word for vessel?

Synonyms for vessel
ˈvɛs əlves·sel

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Princeton's WordNet

  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 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. vesselnoun

    utensil (for holding any thing)

  2. vesselnoun

    bottom, sailing craft

  3. vesselnoun

    tube, duct, canal

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. vesselnoun

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

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How to use vessel in a sentence?

  1. Nils Haupt:

    During the period in question the vessel has not moved from anchorage and has not passed over the pipeline, during anchorage no oil in the water has been spotted. Hapag-Lloyd is fully cooperating with all authorities involved.

  2. Terpsichore Lindeman:

    Cargo's impotance is defined by it's vessel.

  3. Jim McGuire:

    The Martin Act is a nearly empty vessel into which the AG can pour virtually any content that he wants.

  4. Coast Guard Capt. John Reed:

    Once salvage professionals have determined the vessel to be stable, we will identify the best option to continue our rescue efforts for the four crew members who remain on board.

  5. Billy Ray Morris:

    The preservation of this vessel is astounding, you can see that in the sonar image.

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