TANK Definition - TANK Meaning

1 : an enclosed armored military vehicle; has a cannon and moves on caterpillar treads [syn: {tank}, {army tank}, {armored combat vehicle}, {armoured combat vehicle}]

2 : a large (usually metallic) vessel for holding gases or liquids [syn: {tank}, {storage tank}]

3 : as much as a tank will hold [syn: {tank}, {tankful}]

4 : a freight car that transports liquids or gases in bulk [syn: {tank car}, {tank}]

5 : a cell for violent prisoners [syn: {cooler}, {tank}]

6 : store in a tank by causing (something) to flow into it [syn: {tank}]

7 : consume excessive amounts of alcohol [syn: {tank}]

8 : treat in a tank; "tank animal refuse" [syn: {tank}]