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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. Chinese:

    A wise man adapts himself to circumstances, as water shapes itself to the vessel that contains it.

  2. Coast Guard Capt. Mark Fedor:

    There's so much wind, thunderstorms and sea spray that it is difficult to see, but our hope is that they are either on the vessel or on life rafts, and we can identify them.

  3. 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.

  4. Nils Haupt:

    We have proof by the logbook, which is updated hourly, that the vessel did not move, marineTraffic in this case is wrong and the position is indeed incorrect.

  5. Jan Hoffmann:

    The average vessel size per country will continue to grow and so we expect there will be fewer companies in individual markets, and this is an increasing challenge for the smallest players.

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