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1. tin

noun. ['ˈtɪn'] a silvery malleable metallic element that resists corrosion; used in many alloys and to coat other metals to prevent corrosion; obtained chiefly from cassiterite where it occurs as tin oxide.

Synonyms

  • metallic element
  • atomic number 50
  • cassiterite
  • Sn
  • tin foil
  • metal

Antonyms

  • disallow
  • level
  • cathode

Etymology

  • tin (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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2. can

verb. ['ˈkæn, kən'] preserve in a can or tin.

Synonyms

  • preserve
  • put up
  • tin

Antonyms

  • lower
  • level
  • worker
  • work

Etymology

  • can (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • can (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • canne (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • canne (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. can

noun. ['ˈkæn, kən'] airtight sealed metal container for food or drink or paint etc..

Synonyms

  • coffee can
  • caddy
  • milk can
  • oilcan
  • tea caddy
  • soda can
  • tin can
  • cannikin
  • beer can
  • tin

Antonyms

  • anterior
  • antecedent
  • natural elevation
  • top

Etymology

  • can (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • can (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • canne (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • canne (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. can

verb. ['ˈkæn, kən'] terminate the employment of; discharge from an office or position.

Synonyms

  • send away
  • terminate
  • dismiss
  • pension off
  • give the sack
  • clean out
  • force out
  • send packing
  • give notice
  • drop
  • sack
  • squeeze out
  • give the axe
  • remove
  • retire
  • displace
  • furlough
  • lay off

Antonyms

  • superior
  • up
  • lie
  • stand

Etymology

  • can (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • can (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • canne (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • canne (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. tin

verb. ['ˈtɪn'] plate with tin.

Etymology

  • tin (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. can

noun. ['ˈkæn, kən'] a buoy with a round bottom and conical top.

Synonyms

  • buoy

Antonyms

  • softness
  • thick

Etymology

  • can (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • can (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • canne (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • canne (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. can

noun. ['ˈkæn, kən'] the fleshy part of the human body that you sit on.

Synonyms

  • ass
  • fundament
  • trunk
  • posterior
  • butt
  • bottom
  • derriere
  • rear end
  • keister
  • buttocks
  • rump
  • prat
  • backside
  • hindquarters
  • stern
  • tail
  • body
  • torso
  • fanny
  • tooshie
  • hind end
  • buns
  • rear
  • arse
  • tush
  • bum
  • behind
  • nates
  • tail end
  • seat

Antonyms

  • artifact
  • thinness
  • breakableness
  • solidity

Etymology

  • can (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • can (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • canne (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • canne (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. can

noun. ['ˈkæn, kən'] the quantity contained in a can.

Synonyms

  • canful

Antonyms

  • thickness
  • thin

Etymology

  • can (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • can (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • canne (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • canne (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. tin

noun. ['ˈtɪn'] a vessel (box, can, pan, etc.) made of tinplate and used mainly in baking.

Synonyms

  • vessel
  • tinplate

Antonyms

  • free
  • break
  • waste

Etymology

  • tin (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. tin

noun. ['ˈtɪn'] metal container for storing dry foods such as tea or flour.

Synonyms

  • container
  • cannister

Antonyms

  • attack
  • admit
  • let

Etymology

  • tin (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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