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Synonyms for bucketˈbʌk ɪt

This thesaurus page is about all possible synonyms, equivalent, same meaning and similar words for the term bucket.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. bucket, pail(noun)

    a roughly cylindrical vessel that is open at the top

    bucketful, pail, pailful, bucket

  2. bucket, bucketful(verb)

    the quantity contained in a bucket

    bucketful, pail, bucket

  3. bucket(verb)

    put into a bucket

  4. bucket(verb)

    carry in a bucket


  1. bucket(noun)

    blade, pail, scoop, banger, jalopy, rustbucket, vane

  2. bucket(noun)

    To place inside a bucket.

    vane, scoop, rustbucket, jalopy, pail, banger, blade

  3. bucket(noun)

    To rain heavily.

    pail, vane, rustbucket, blade, jalopy, scoop, banger, chuck it down, piss down, rain cats and dogs

  4. bucket(noun)

    To travel very quickly.

    jalopy, blade, rustbucket, banger, pail, scoop, vane, whizz, rocket, speed, shoot, hurtle

  5. bucket(noun)

    To categorize (data) by splitting it into buckets, or groups of related items.

    banger, pail, rustbucket, vane, blade, jalopy, scoop

  6. bucket(noun)

    The basket.

    rustbucket, blade, vane, scoop, jalopy, pail, banger

  7. bucket(noun)

    A field goal.

    banger, rustbucket, pail, scoop, blade, jalopy, vane

  8. bucket(noun)

    A mechanism for avoiding the allocation of targets in cases of mismanagement.

    scoop, banger, rustbucket, vane, blade, jalopy, pail

  9. bucket(noun)

    A storage space in a hash table for every item sharing a particular key.

    scoop, blade, rustbucket, vane, banger, pail, jalopy

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

pail, seau, cube, basket, hub, block, network, agassiz, period, seal, shovel, dumpster

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