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noun as in container, often for liquids, with handle

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Sneaker and clothing brands routinely dole out buckets of dough to drape their swag over popular cultural characters.

So what of the photograph of what the Senate report described as a “well-used waterboard” with buckets around it, at the Salt Pit?

One day, as I sat in our driveway in Long Island playing with blocks and buckets, my curiosity got the best of me.

I disturb their efforts to get their children and the few clothes they have with them clean using hoses and battered buckets.

I had to do two buckets because two people challenged me, so I thought it should have some music to it.

A strange breed of sailors from the lower deck came up, with mops and buckets.

He agreed, and, launching our boat and throwing in two buckets of eggs, we pulled out.

Tying themselves and their buckets to the thwarts, they went to work and soon relieved her of a heavy load.

The buckets, Fig. 3, are formed of some easily melted, but not too soft metal alloy which can be cast in plaster molds.

The cups, or buckets, are shaped in a die which can be cast or built up of two pieces, as desired.


On this page you'll find 10 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to buckets, such as: pail, pot, kettle, cask, can, and scuttle.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.