HyperDic: bilge

English > 4 senses of the word bilge:
NOUNsubstancebilge, bilge waterwater accumulated in the bilge of a ship
artifactbilgewhere the sides of the vessel curve in to form the bottom
VERBchangebilgecause to leak
changebilge, take in watertake in water at the bilge
English > bilge: 4 senses > noun 1, substance
Meaningwater accumulated in the bilge of a ship.
Synonymbilge water
Broaderwater, H2Obinary compound that occurs at room temperature as a clear colorless odorless tasteless liquid / liquid
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Adjectivesbilgysmelling like bilge water
Verbsbilgetake in water at the bilge
English > bilge: 4 senses > noun 2, artifact
MeaningWhere the sides of the vessel curve in to form the bottom.
Part ofvessel, watercraftA craft designed for water transportation / transportation
NarrowerbilgesIn a vessel with two hulls, an enclosed area between the frames at each side
Broaderbottom, underside, undersurfaceThe lower side of anything
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Verbsbilgetake in water at the bilge
English > bilge: 4 senses > verb 1, change
MeaningCause to leak.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Example"the collision bilged the vessel"
Cause tobilge, take in watertake in water at the bilge
Broaderdamageinflict damage / damage upon
English > bilge: 4 senses > verb 2, change
Meaningtake in water at the bilge.
PatternSomething ----s
Example"the tanker bilged"
Synonymtake in water
Caused bybilgeCause to leak
BroaderleakHave an opening that allows light or substances to enter or go out
Nounsbilgewhere the sides of the vessel curve in to form the bottom
bilgewater accumulated in the bilge of a ship

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