Synonyms of tank


1. tank, army tank, armored combat vehicle, armoured combat vehicle, military vehicle, armored vehicle, armoured vehicle, tracked vehicle

usage: an enclosed armored military vehicle; has a cannon and moves on caterpillar treads

2. tank, storage tank, vessel

usage: a large (usually metallic) vessel for holding gases or liquids

3. tank, tankful, containerful

usage: as much as a tank will hold

4. tank car, tank, freight car

usage: a freight car that transports liquids or gases in bulk

5. cooler, tank, cell, jail cell, prison cell

usage: a cell for violent prisoners


1. tank, store

usage: store in a tank by causing (something) to flow into it

2. tank, drink, booze, fuddle

usage: consume excessive amounts of alcohol

3. tank, process, treat

usage: treat in a tank; "tank animal refuse"

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Definition and meaning of tank (Dictionary)