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Definition 1: a passageway through or under something, usually underground (especially one for trains or cars) - [noun denoting artifact]

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

  • the tunnel reduced congestion at that intersection

(tunnel is a kind of ...) a passage between rooms or between buildings

(... is a kind of tunnel ) an underground tunnel with recesses where bodies were buried (as in ancient Rome)

(... is a kind of tunnel ) a tunnel through which the railroad track runs

(... is a kind of tunnel ) an underground tunnel or passage enabling pedestrians to cross a road or railway

(tunnel is a part of ...) a long vertical passage sunk into the earth, as for a mine or tunnel

(tunnel belongs to category ...) a motor vehicle with four wheels; usually propelled by an internal combustion engine

"he needs a car to get to work"

Definition 2: a hole made by an animal, usually for shelter - [noun denoting object]

Synonyms for tunnel in the sense of this definition

(tunnel is a kind of ...) a depression hollowed out of solid matter

(... is a kind of tunnel ) a series of connected underground tunnels occupied by rabbits

Definition 3: force a way through - [verb of contact]

(tunnel is a kind of ...) pass into or through, often by overcoming resistance

"The bullet penetrated her chest"

Definition 4: move through by or as by digging - [verb of motion]

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

  • burrow through the forest

Synonyms for tunnel in the sense of this definition

(tunnel is a kind of ...) turn up, loosen, or remove earth

"Dig we must" "turn over the soil for aeration"

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