can

  1. a buoy with a round bottom and conical top

    Synonyms : can buoy
    Type Of : buoy
  2. a plumbing fixture for defecation and urination

    Synonyms : commode, crapper, pot, potty, stool, throne, toilet
    Type Of : plumbing fixture
  3. a room or building equipped with one or more toilets

    Synonyms : bathroom, john, lav, lavatory, privy, toilet
    Type Of : room
  4. terminate the employment of; discharge from an office or position

    Synonyms : dismiss, displace, fire, force out, give notice, give the axe, give the sack, sack, send away, terminate
    Type Of : remove
  5. the fleshy part of the human body that you sit on

    Synonyms : arse, ass, backside, behind, bottom, bum, buns, butt, buttocks, derriere, fanny, fundament, hind end, hindquarters, keister, nates, posterior, prat, rear, rear end, rump, seat, stern, tail, tail end, tooshie, tush
    Type Of : body part
  6. preserve in a can or tin

    Synonyms : put up, tin
    Type Of : keep, preserve
  7. the quantity contained in a can

    Synonyms : canful
    Type Of : containerful
  8. airtight sealed metal container for food or drink or paint etc.

    Synonyms : tin, tin can
    Type Of : container