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bucketnoun [C]

uk   /ˈbʌk.ɪt/ us   /ˈbʌk.ɪt/
B1 a container with an open top and a handle, often used for carrying liquids: Armed with a bucket and a mop, I started washing the floor.UK I took my two-year-old nephew down to the beach with his bucket and spade.
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(Definition of bucket from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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bucketnoun [C]

us   /ˈbʌk·ɪt/
a container with an open top and a handle, or the amount such a container will hold: a bucket of water
(Definition of bucket from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “bucket”
in Korean 양동이…
in Arabic سَطْل…
in Malaysian timba…
in French seau…
in Russian ведро…
in Chinese (Traditional) (有把手的)桶…
in Italian secchio…
in Turkish kova, bakraç…
in Polish wiadro…
in Spanish cubo…
in Vietnamese thùng, xô…
in Portuguese balde…
in Thai ถัง…
in German der Eimer…
in Catalan galleda…
in Japanese バケツ…
in Chinese (Simplified) (有提梁的)桶…
in Indonesian ember…
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