Synonyms of van


1. avant-garde, vanguard, van, new wave, artistic movement, art movement

usage: any creative group active in the innovation and application of new concepts and techniques in a given field (especially in the arts)

2. vanguard, van, army unit

usage: the leading units moving at the head of an army

3. van, car, railcar, railway car, railroad car

usage: (Great Britain) a closed railroad car that carries baggage or freight

4. van, caravan, camper, camping bus, motor home

usage: a camper equipped with living quarters

5. van, truck, motortruck

usage: a truck with an enclosed cargo space

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Definition and meaning of van (Dictionary)