Meaning of “container” - Learner’s Dictionary

container

noun [ C ] us uk /kənˈteɪnər/
a handy containera plastic containera plastic drinks containerThey package alll their goods in recycled glass containers.Discarded food containers litter the streets.

B2 an object such as a box or a bottle that is used for holding something

(Definition of “container” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)