Word Focus

focusing on words and literature

Definitions and Synonyms of funnel | Another word for funnel | What is funnel?

Definition 1: (nautical) smokestack consisting of a shaft for ventilation or the passage of smoke (especially the smokestack of a ship) - [noun denoting artifact]

(funnel is a kind of ...) a large tall chimney through which combustion gases and smoke can be evacuated

(funnel belongs to category ...) a vessel that carries passengers or freight

Definition 2: a conically shaped utensil having a narrow tube at the small end; used to channel the flow of substances into a container with a small mouth - [noun denoting artifact]

(funnel is a kind of ...) an implement for practical use (especially in a household)

(funnel is a part of ...) the flared opening of a tubular device

Definition 3: a conical shape with a wider and a narrower opening at the two ends - [noun denoting shape]

Synonyms for funnel in the sense of this definition

(funnel is a kind of ...) a shape whose base is a circle and whose sides taper up to a point

Definition 4: move or pour through a funnel - [verb of contact]

Samples where funnel or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • funnel the liquid into the small bottle

(funnel is a kind of ...) cause to move or shift into a new position or place, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense

"Move those boxes into the corner, please" "I'm moving my money to another bank" "The director moved more responsibilities onto his new assistant"

More words

Another word for funky

Another word for funkaceae

Another word for funka

Another word for funk hole

Another word for funk

Another word for funnel shape

Another word for funnel web

Another word for funnel-crest rosebud orchid

Another word for funnel-shaped

Another word for funnies

Other word for funnies

funnies meaning and synonyms

How to pronounce funnies