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Related / Similar Words: tin, tin can, toilet, lavatory, lav, john, privy, bathroom, commode, crapper, pot, potty, stool, throne, buttocks, nates, arse, butt, backside, bum, buns, fundament, hindquarters, hind end, keister, posterior, prat, rear, rear end, rump, stern, seat, tail, tail end, tooshie, tush, bottom, behind, derriere, fanny, can buoy, canful, put up, fire, give notice, dismiss, give the axe, send away, sack, force out, give the sack, terminate

 

Definition:
  • airtight sealed metal container for food or drink or paint etc.;
  • a room equipped with toilet facilities;
  • a plumbing fixture for defecation and urination;
  • the fleshy part of the human body that you sit on; "he deserves a good kick in the butt"; "are you going to sit on your fanny and do nothing?";
  • a buoy with a round bottom and conical top;
  • the quantity contained in a can;
  • preserve in a can or tin; "tinned foods are not very tasty";
  • terminate the employment of; "The boss fired his secretary today"; "The company terminated 25% of its workers";

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    Hyponyms: beer can, caddy, tea caddy, cannikin, coffee can, milk can, oilcan, soda can, head, public toilet, comfort station, public convenience, convenience, public lavatory, restroom, toilet facility, wash room, washroom, water closet, closet, W.C., loo, flushless toilet, flush toilet, lavatory, potty seat, potty chair, retire, pension off, clean out, furlough, lay off, squeeze out, dismiss, send packing, send away, drop

     

    Part Meronyms: toilet, lavatory, lav, john, privy, bathroom, bath, torso, trunk, body

     

    Derivational Morphology: tin, put up, stool, defecate, take a crap, ca-ca, crap, make, tin can, canister, cannister, cannery, dismissal, dismission, discharge, firing, liberation, release, sack, sacking

     

    Anagrams: NAC

     

    Language Translations:
    Chinese: 罐頭 and and 金屬 and 關閉 and 容器 and and 保存   Croatian: moći and smjeti  
    Danish: dåse and holde mund and kande and konservere and kunne   Dutch: blik and conservenblik and inblikken and kan and stil houden  
    Esperanto: enladigi and ladskatolo and povi and rajti and silenti   Estonian: osata and võima  
    Finnish: kastelukannu and osata and purkittaa and purkki and säilyketölkki and voida   French: arrosoir and bidon and boîte de conserve and conserver and pouvoir and se taire  
    German: die Klappe and Dose and einmachen and Gießkanne and können and könnte   Greek: κονσερβοποιώ and μπορώ  
    Hebrew: יכול and סתם and קופסת שימורים   Indonesian: kaleng  
    Irish:   Italian: annaffiatoio and lattina and potere and sapere and scatoletta  
    Japanese:   Malay: boleh and dapat and mengetinkan and tin  
    Maltese: forsi and nista'   Polish: kanka and móc and puszka and wiadro  
    Portuguese: lata and poder and regador   Romanian: putea  
    Russian: бидон and консервировать and консервная банка and лейка and мочь   Slovene: konzervirati and moči and pločevinka and smeti and utihniti and škropilnica  
    Spanish: cerrar and enlatar and lata and poder   Swedish: burk and konservburk and konservera and kunna and stänga igen and vattenkanna  
    Vietnamese: có thể  
     
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