Synonyms of cistern


1. cisterna, cistern, sac

usage: a sac or cavity containing fluid especially lymph or cerebrospinal fluid

2. cistern, water tank, tank, storage tank

usage: a tank that holds the water used to flush a toilet

3. cistern, reservoir, pool

usage: an artificial reservoir for storing liquids; especially an underground tank for storing rainwater

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Definition and meaning of cistern (Dictionary)