1. [ noun ] 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)
Related terms: instrumentality box case cup glass envelope dish case bag savings_bank basket bag drawer wastepaper_basket package bin can shovel capsule pot spoon receptacle dispenser mold pod powder_horn dice_cup saltcellar scuttle reliquary cylinder shaker empty thimble time_capsule storage_ring cargo_container canister wheeled_vehicle grab_bag watering_can magnetic_bottle mailer dumpster bread-bin vessel manger pan cassette workbasket bowl hold
Similar spelling:   contain