1. ship-towed_long-range_acoustic_detection_system

noun. a shipboard system consisting of an acoustic detection system that is towed behind the ship.

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Example sentences of the word container-ship


1. Noun Phrase
Examples include container ship companies, oil tanker fleet owners and cruise ship companies.

2. ship-breaker

noun. a contractor who buys old ships and breaks them up for scrap.

3. container

noun. ['kənˈteɪnɝ'] any object that can be used to hold things (especially a large metal boxlike object of standardized dimensions that can be loaded from one form of transport to another).

Synonyms

  • powder flask
  • box
  • handbasket
  • breadbox
  • instrumentation
  • showcase
  • pan
  • bread-bin
  • wheeled vehicle
  • workbasket
  • pocketbook
  • case
  • handbag
  • mould
  • spoon
  • time capsule
  • instrumentality
  • money box
  • package
  • cassette
  • tin
  • workbag
  • manger
  • grab bag
  • dish
  • display case
  • mold
  • reliquary
  • shaker
  • measure
  • saltcellar
  • dispenser
  • bin
  • glass
  • empty
  • cannister
  • trough
  • wastepaper basket
  • savings bank
  • tin can
  • wastebasket
  • dice cup
  • basket
  • storage ring
  • purse
  • circular file
  • envelope
  • bunker
  • cylinder
  • magnetic bottle
  • bank
  • can
  • pod
  • capsule
  • coin bank
  • watering can
  • waste basket
  • cargo container
  • drinking glass
  • cast
  • canister
  • workbox
  • thimble
  • vessel
  • Dumpster
  • cup
  • mailer
  • waste-paper basket
  • dice box
  • receptacle
  • fuel pod
  • watering pot
  • flowerpot
  • pot
  • pipe bowl
  • powder horn
  • bowl
  • bag
  • vitrine
  • scuttle
  • coal scuttle
  • parcel

Antonyms

  • natural object
  • flatter
  • stay in place
  • fixed-width font

4. air-ship

verb. transport (cargo) by air.

Synonyms

  • air-freight
  • airfreight

5. ship

noun. ['ˈʃɪp'] a vessel that carries passengers or freight.

Synonyms

  • icebreaker
  • gas-turbine ship
  • cargo ship
  • screw
  • spar
  • fo'c'sle
  • cookhouse
  • skeleton
  • passenger ship
  • cargo hold
  • sister ship
  • top
  • hold
  • log
  • whaling ship
  • funnel
  • stern
  • tail
  • minesweeper
  • training ship
  • fin
  • porthole
  • bulwark
  • iceboat
  • flagship
  • winch
  • combat ship
  • gyrostabilizer
  • ratline
  • watercraft
  • bulkhead
  • quarter
  • sea anchor
  • galley
  • school ship
  • bilge pump
  • poop
  • fleet
  • wreck
  • supply ship
  • sheet
  • war vessel
  • deck
  • ship's galley
  • underframe
  • minelayer
  • steamship
  • troopship
  • three-decker
  • nuclear-powered ship
  • shroud
  • storage area
  • slave ship
  • caboose
  • derelict
  • shipwreck
  • tack
  • bilge well
  • helm
  • ridge rope
  • pirate
  • bay
  • cargo deck
  • lubber's hole
  • windlass
  • hospital ship
  • warship
  • superstructure
  • whaler
  • screw propeller
  • cargo area
  • hulk
  • vessel
  • weather sheet
  • drogue
  • lightship
  • ratlin
  • small ship
  • forecastle
  • riding bitt
  • gyrostabiliser
  • after part
  • crow's nest
  • frame
  • transport ship
  • skeletal frame
  • steamer
  • blockade-runner
  • pirate ship
  • davit
  • topside
  • cargo vessel
  • abandoned ship
  • tender
  • treasure ship

Antonyms

  • unscrew
  • maximum
  • foot
  • worst

Etymology

  • ship (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. ship

verb. ['ˈʃɪp'] transport commercially.

Synonyms

  • forward
  • barge
  • despatch
  • send off
  • send on
  • send
  • railroad
  • dispatch
  • displace
  • move

Antonyms

  • let go of
  • defy
  • surrender
  • exclude

Etymology

  • ship (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. ship

verb. ['ˈʃɪp'] go on board.

Synonyms

  • board
  • enplane
  • emplane
  • embark

Antonyms

  • disembark
  • start
  • let
  • uncover

Etymology

  • ship (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. ship

verb. ['ˈʃɪp'] place on board a ship.

Synonyms

  • place
  • reship
  • pose
  • lay
  • put
  • position

Antonyms

  • bottom
  • low
  • derestrict
  • deny

Etymology

  • ship (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. ship

verb. ['ˈʃɪp'] hire for work on a ship.

Synonyms

  • engage
  • employ

Antonyms

  • front
  • placable
  • fancy

Etymology

  • ship (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. ship

verb. ['ˈʃɪp'] travel by ship.

Synonyms

  • travel

Antonyms

  • disagree
  • lose

Etymology

  • ship (Middle English (1100-1500))
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