n.1.A vessel for drawing up water from a well, or for catching, holding, or carrying water, sap, or other liquids.
The old oaken bucket, the iron-bound bucket,
The moss-covered bucket, which hung in the well.
- Wordsworth.
2.A vessel (as a tub or scoop) for hoisting and conveying coal, ore, grain, etc.
3.(Mach.) One of the receptacles on the rim of a water wheel into which the water rushes, causing the wheel to revolve; also, a float of a paddle wheel.
4.The valved piston of a lifting pump.
5.(Mach.) one of vanes on the rotor of a turbine.
6.(Mach.) a bucketfull.
Fire bucket
a bucket for carrying water to put out fires.
To kick the bucket
to die.
v. t.1.To draw or lift in, or as if in, buckets; as, to bucket water.
[imp. & p. p. Bucketed ; p. pr. & vb. n. Bucketing.]
2.To pour over from a bucket; to drench.
3.To ride (a horse) hard or mercilessly.
4.(Rowing) To make, or cause to make (the recovery), with a certain hurried or unskillful forward swing of the body.
Noun1.Bucketbucket - a roughly cylindrical that is vessel open at the top
Synonyms: pail
2.bucket - the quantity contained in a bucket
Synonyms: bucketful
Verb1.bucket - put into a bucket
2.bucket - carry in a bucket
To see or carry a bucket in your dream, indicates an improvement in your current situation. If the bucket is filled, then it signifies abundance, love and wealth. If the bucket is empty, then it signifies that you will overcome some loss or conflict.argosy, bail, bark, barrel, be caught short, be short, belong, boat, bottom, bucketshop, calaboose, can, clink, cooler, craft, cup, decant, deposit margin, dip, dish, dish out, dish up, fly, fork, go long, hasten, highball, hold on, hooker, hoosegow, hulk, hull, hustle, jug, keel, ladle, leviathan, lockup, make a killing, make a scoop, margin up, miss the market, operate, overstay the market, packet, play the market, plunge, pokey, pour, prison, pyramid, run, rush, scalp, scoop, scoop the market, scuttle, ship, shovel, spade, speculate, speed, spoon, stag, stag the market, take a flier, trade on margin, tub, venture, vessel, watercraft, whiz
Translate Bucket to Spanish, Translate Bucket to German, Translate Bucket to French
buck private
Buck saw
buck up
Buck wheat
buckbean family
bucked up
-- Bucket --
bucket along
bucket seat
Bucket shop
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bucking bronco
Bucking iron
Bucking kier
Bucking stool
Buckingham Palace
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