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Can (IPA: /ˈkæn/, /kən/)


Can ()

an obs. form of began, imp. & p. p. of Begin, sometimes used in old poetry. [See Gan.]

Can (n.)

A drinking cup; a vessel for holding liquids.

Can (n.)

A vessel or case of tinned iron or of sheet metal, of various forms, but usually cylindrical; as, a can of tomatoes; an oil can; a milk can.

Can (v. t.)

To preserve by putting in sealed cans

Can (v. t. & i.)

To know; to understand.

Can (v. t. & i.)

To be able to do; to have power or influence.

Can (v. t. & i.)

To be able; -- followed by an infinitive without to; as, I can go, but do not wish to.

Can ()

See under Buoy, n.

Can ()

A device consisting of a short rope with flat hooks at each end, for hoisting casks or barrels by the ends of the staves.

Can

Genetic element in the species Mus musculus

Can

Protein-coding gene in the species Drosophila melanogaster

Can

German experimental rock band

Can

Name (given name + surname)

Can

Studio album by Can

Can Synonyms

Fanny, Posterior, Bottom, Bum, Hindquarters, Rear, Ass, Nates, Tooshie, Backside, Tail End, Arse, Tail, Buttocks, Fundament, Derriere, Stern, Buns, Behind, Hind End, Prat, Butt, Keister, Seat, Tush, Rear End, Rump

Can Synonyms

Can Buoy

Can Synonyms

Canful

Can Synonyms

Tin Can, Tin

Can Synonyms

Crapper, Stool, Pot, Throne, Commode, Toilet, Potty

Can Synonyms

John, Lavatory, Lav, Bathroom, Privy, Toilet

Can Synonyms

Force Out, Terminate, Give Notice, Dismiss, Sack, Fire, Give The Sack, Give The Axe, Send Away

Can Synonyms

Put Up, Tin

Can (Last Name / Surname)

Can is the #23,750 most common last name / surname from the 2010 United States Census. The census reported that 1,065 people had that surname.

Translations

Can in Spanish

Example Sentence (Quote)

" " nothing can supply the place of strong, undeviating principle. There is but one wrong, and one right ;" - Ethel Churchill (or The Two Brides)

Example Sentence (Quote)

" " when people charge us with harshness we wonder how they can forget the rudiments of Marxism." - Vladimir Lenin

Example Sentence (Quote)

" "one enemy can do more hurt, than ten friends can do good." - Jonathan Swift

Example Sentence (Quote)

" "” How can a man be brave when he's afraid ? It is the only time a man can be brave." - Bravery

Example Sentence (Quote)

""A few seconds will make all the difference ." That's what the Titans meant" I can see it" they're going to die." - Infinite Crisis


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