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bottle

bot·tle

bottle

 
pronunciation:
ba tl
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb
phrases:
bottle up
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a container, usu. made of glass and having a slender neck, used mainly for storing or serving liquids.
 
synonyms:
carafe
similar words:
cruet, decanter, demijohn, flacon, flagon, flask, jeroboam, jug, magnum, vacuum
definition 2: the amount such a container will hold.
I used a bottle of wine in this stew.
similar words:
cup, gallon, glassful, jar, jug, pint, quart
definition 3: formula or cow's milk fed to infants in place of mother's milk, usu. contained in a bottle fitted with a nipple.
The baby drank his bottle contentedly.
synonyms:
formula, milk
 
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: bottled, bottles, bottling
definition: to place or seal in a bottle.
This factory bottles soda.
similar words:
brew, can, distill, pasteurize, preserve, process
phrase: bottle up
derivation: bottler (n.)
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