vacuum bottle

vac·u·um bot·tle
V v


    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [vak-yoom, -yoo-uh m, -yuh m bot-l]
    • /ˈvæk yum, -yu əm, -yəm ˈbɒt l/
    • /ˈvæk.juːm ˈbɒtl/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [vak-yoom, -yoo-uh m, -yuh m bot-l]
    • /ˈvæk yum, -yu əm, -yəm ˈbɒt l/

Definitions of vacuum bottle words

  • noun vacuum bottle a bottle or flask having a vacuum liner that prevents the escape of heat from hot contents, usually liquids, or the entrance of heat into cold contents; thermos. 1
  • countable noun vacuum bottle A vacuum bottle is the same as a vacuum flask. 0
  • noun vacuum bottle an insulating flask that has double walls, usually of silvered glass, with an evacuated space between them. It is used for maintaining substances at high or low temperatures 0
  • noun vacuum bottle a vessel with double walls that enclose an insulating vacuum, used for maintaining the temperature of its contents, often a beverage or other hot or cold liquid 0

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Origin of vacuum bottle

First appearance:

before 1905
One of the 15% newest English words
First recorded in 1905-10

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Parts of speech for Vacuum bottle


vacuum bottle popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 31% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
According to our data about 62% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

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Synonyms for vacuum bottle

noun vacuum bottle

  • bottle — A bottle is a glass or plastic container in which drinks and other liquids are kept. Bottles are usually round with straight sides and a narrow top.
  • carafe — A carafe is a glass container in which you serve water or wine.
  • cruet — A cruet is a small container, or set of containers, for salt, pepper, or mustard which is used at meals.
  • dead soldier — an empty beer or spirit bottle

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