Share this entry


Synonyms of bucket in English:


  • a bucket of cold water
    pail, scuttle, can, tub, pitcher, vessel
  • Phrases

    informal everyone wept buckets
    British informal lashings


    British informal Back to top  
  • 1 it began to rain again, and soon it was bucketing down See pour (sense 3)
  • 2 the car came bucketing out of a side road See speed (sense 1 of the verb)
  • Share this entry

    What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

    Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.