Synonyms and Antonyms of cans
- the racketeers were rounded up and thrown in the can
bastilles, big houses [slang], bridewells, brigs, calabooses, clinks [slang], coolers, coops, guardrooms, hocks, holds, hoosegows, jails, jailhouses, joints [slang], jugs, lockups, nicks [British slang], pens, penitentiaries, pokeys [slang], prisons, quods [British slang], slams, slammers, stirs [slang], stockades, tolbooths [Scottish]
- I excused myself and asked if I could use the can
- he fell on the ice and landed on his can
backsides, behinds, booties [slang], bottoms, breeches, bums, buns, butts, buttocks, cabooses, cheeks, derrieres (or derrières), duffs, fannies, fundaments, hams, haunches, heinies [slang], hunkers, keisters (also keesters) [slang], nates, posteriors, rears, rear ends, rumps, seats, tails, tail ends, tushes [slang]
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