Receptacle

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Receptacle->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ receptacle
receptacle
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ inclosure
inclosure
&c. 232
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ recipient
recipient
receiver
reservatory
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ compartment
compartment
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ cell
cell
cellule
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ follicle
follicle
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ hole
hole
corner
niche
recess
nook
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ crypt
crypt
stall
pigeonhole
cove
oriel
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ cave
cave
&c.(concavity) 252
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ capsule
capsule
vesicle
cyst
pod
calyx
cancelli
utricle
bladder
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ pericarp
pericarp
udder
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ stomach
stomach
paunch
venter
ventricle
crop
craw
maw
gizzard
breadbasket
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ mouth
mouth
GRP: \\ N \\ 5
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ pocket
pocket
pouch
fob
sheath
scabbard
socket
bag
sac
sack
saccule
wallet
cardcase
scrip
poke
knit
knapsack
haversack
sachel
satchel
reticule
budget
net
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ ditty bag
ditty bag
ditty box
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ housewife
housewife
hussif
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ saddlebags
saddlebags
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ portfolio
portfolio
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ quiver
quiver
&c.(magazine) 636
GRP: \\ N \\ 6
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ chest
chest
box
coffer
caddy
case
casket
pyx
pix
caisson
desk
bureau
reliquary
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ trunk
trunk
portmanteau
band-box
valise
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ grip
grip
grip sack
=>(U.S.)
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ skippet
skippet
vasculum
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ boot
boot
imperial
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ vache
vache
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ cage
cage
manger
rack
GRP: \\ N \\ 7
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ vessel
vessel
vase
bushel
barrel
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ canister
canister
jar
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ pottle
pottle
basket
pannier
buck-basket
hopper
maund|
creel
cran
crate
cradle
bassinet
wisket
whisket
jardiniere
corbeille
hamper
dosser
dorser
tray
hod
scuttle
utensil
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ brazier
brazier
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ cuspidor
cuspidor
spittoon
=>(For liquids)
GRP: \\ N \\ For liquids
Sgm: \\ N \\ For liquids \\ cistern
cistern
&c.(store) 636
Sgm: \\ N \\ For liquids \\ vat
vat
caldron
barrel
cask
puncheon
keg
rundlet
tun
butt
cag
firkin
kilderkin
carboy
amphora
bottle
jar
decanter
ewer
cruse
caraffe
crock
kit
canteen
flagon
Sgm: \\ N \\ For liquids \\ demijohn
demijohn
Sgm: \\ N \\ For liquids \\ flask
flask
flasket
Sgm: \\ N \\ For liquids \\ stoup
stoup
noggin
vial
phial
cruet
caster
Sgm: \\ N \\ For liquids \\ urn
urn
epergne
salver
patella
tazza
patera
Sgm: \\ N \\ For liquids \\ pig gin
pig gin
big gin
Sgm: \\ N \\ For liquids \\ tyg
tyg
nipperkin
pocket pistol
Sgm: \\ N \\ For liquids \\ tub
tub
bucket
pail
skeel
pot
tankard
jug
pitcher
mug
pipkin
Sgm: \\ N \\ For liquids \\ galipot
galipot
gallipot
Sgm: \\ N \\ For liquids \\ matrass
matrass
receiver
retort
alembic
bolthead
capsule
can
kettle
Sgm: \\ N \\ For liquids \\ bowl
bowl
basin
jorum
punch bowl
cup
goblet
chalice
tumbler
glass
rummer
horn
saucepan
skillet
posnet|
tureen
GRP: \\ N \\ 9
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ bail
bail
beaker
billy
canakin
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ catch basin
catch basin
catch drain
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ chatti
chatti
lota
mussuk
schooner
=>(U.S.)
spider
terrine
toby
urceus
GRP: \\ N \\ 10
Sgm: \\ N \\ 10 \\ plate
plate
platter
dish
trencher
calabash
porringer
potager
saucer
pan
crucible
Sgm: \\ N \\ 10 \\ glassware
glassware
tableware
Sgm: \\ N \\ 10 \\ vitrics
vitrics
GRP: \\ N \\ 11
Sgm: \\ N \\ 11 \\ shovel
shovel
trowel
spoon
spatula
ladle
dipper
tablespoon
watch glass
thimble
GRP: \\ N \\ 12
Sgm: \\ N \\ 12 \\ closet
closet
commode
cupboard
cellaret
chiffonniere
locker
bin
bunker
buffet
press
clothespress
safe
sideboard
drawer
chest of drawers
till
scrutoire|
secretaire
davenport
bookcase
cabinet
canterbury
Sgm: \\ N \\ 12 \\ escritoire
escritoire
etagere
vargueno
vitrine
GRP: \\ N \\ 13
Sgm: \\ N \\ 13 \\ chamber
chamber
apartment
room
cabin
Sgm: \\ N \\ 13 \\ office
office
court
hall
atrium
Sgm: \\ N \\ 13 \\ suite of rooms
suite of rooms
apartment
=>(U.S.)
flat
story
Sgm: \\ N \\ 13 \\ saloon
saloon
salon
parlor
Sgm: \\ N \\ 13 \\ by-room
by-room
cubicle
Sgm: \\ N \\ 13 \\ presence chamber
presence chamber
Sgm: \\ N \\ 13 \\ sitting room
sitting room
best room
keeping room
drawing room
reception room
state room
Sgm: \\ N \\ 13 \\ gallery
gallery
cabinet
closet
Sgm: \\ N \\ 13 \\ pew
pew
box
Sgm: \\ N \\ 13 \\ boudoir
boudoir
Sgm: \\ N \\ 13 \\ adytum
adytum
sanctum
Sgm: \\ N \\ 13 \\ bedroom
bedroom
dormitory
Sgm: \\ N \\ 13 \\ refectory
refectory
dining room
salle-a-manger
Sgm: \\ N \\ 13 \\ nursery
nursery
schoolroom
Sgm: \\ N \\ 13 \\ library
library
study
Sgm: \\ N \\ 13 \\ studio
studio
Sgm: \\ N \\ 13 \\ billiard room
billiard room
bath room
smoking room
Sgm: \\ N \\ 13 \\ den
den
Sgm: \\ N \\ 13 \\ stateroom
stateroom
tablinum
tenement
GRP: \\ N \\ 14
Sgm: \\ N \\ 14 \\ attic
attic
loft
garret
cockloft
clerestory
Sgm: \\ N \\ 14 \\ cellar
cellar
vault
hold
cockpit
Sgm: \\ N \\ 14 \\ cubbyhole
cubbyhole
Sgm: \\ N \\ 14 \\ cook house
cook house
Sgm: \\ N \\ 14 \\ entre-sol
entre-sol
Sgm: \\ N \\ 14 \\ mezzanine floor
mezzanine floor
Sgm: \\ N \\ 14 \\ ground floor
ground floor
rez-de-chaussee
Sgm: \\ N \\ 14 \\ basement
basement
kitchen
pantry
bawarchi-khana
scullery
offices
Sgm: \\ N \\ 14 \\ storeroom
storeroom
&c.(depository) 636
Sgm: \\ N \\ 14 \\ lumber room
lumber room
Sgm: \\ N \\ 14 \\ dairy
dairy
laundry
coach house
Sgm: \\ N \\ 14 \\ garage
garage
Sgm: \\ N \\ 14 \\ hangar
hangar
Sgm: \\ N \\ 14 \\ outhouse
outhouse
penthouse
Sgm: \\ N \\ 14 \\ lean-to
lean-to
GRP: \\ N \\ 15
Sgm: \\ N \\ 15 \\ portico
portico
porch
stoop
stope
veranda
lobby
court
hall
vestibule
corridor
passage
Sgm: \\ N \\ 15 \\ ante room
ante room
ante chamber
Sgm: \\ N \\ 15 \\ lounge
lounge
Sgm: \\ N \\ 15 \\ piazza
piazza
=>(= veranda, U.S.)
GRP: \\ N \\ 16
Sgm: \\ N \\ 16 \\ conservatory
conservatory
greenhouse
bower
arbor
summerhouse
alcove
grotto
hermitage
GRP: \\ N \\ 17
Sgm: \\ N \\ 17 \\ lodging
lodging
&c.(abode) 189
Sgm: \\ N \\ 17 \\ bed
bed
&c.(support) 215
Sgm: \\ N \\ 17 \\ carriage
carriage
&c.(vehicle) 272
PARAG:Receptacle->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ capsular
capsular
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ saccular
saccular
sacculated
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ recipient
recipient
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ ventricular
ventricular
cystic
vascular
vesicular
cellular
camerated
locular
multilocular
polygastric
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ marsupial
marsupial
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ siliquose
siliquose
siliquous

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  • Receptacle — Re*cep ta*cle (r[ e]*s[e^]p t[.a]*k l), n. [F. r[ e]ceptacle, L. receptaculum, fr. receptare, v. intens. fr. recipere to receive. See {Receive}.] 1. That which serves, or is used, for receiving and containing something, as for examople, a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • receptacle — (n.) early 15c., from O.Fr. receptacle (14c.), from L. receptaculum place to receive and store things, from receptare, frequentative of recipere to hold, contain (see RECEIVE (Cf. receive)) …   Etymology dictionary

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  • receptacle — [ri sep′tə kəl] n. [ME < L receptaculum < receptare, freq. of recipere: see RECEIVE] 1. anything used to contain or hold something else; container; vessel 2. an electrical wall outlet designed for use with a plug 3. [ModL receptaculum] Bot …   English World dictionary

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