HyperDic: pipe

English > 9 senses of the word pipe:
NOUNartifactpipe, tobacco pipea tube with a small bowl at one end
artifactpipe, pipage, pipinga long tube made of metal or plastic that is used to carry water or oil or gas etc.
shapepipe, tubea hollow cylindrical shape
artifactpipea tubular wind instrument
artifactpipe, organ pipe, pipeworkthe flues and stops on a pipe organ
VERBcommunicationpipe, shriek, shrill, pipe uputter a shrill cry
motionpipetransport by pipeline
creationpipeplay on a pipe
creationpipetrim with piping
pipe > pronunciation
Soundspay'p
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English > pipe: 9 senses > noun 1, artifact
MeaningA tube with a small bowl at one end; used for smoking tobacco.
Synonymtobacco pipe
Partsbowl, pipe bowlA small round container that is open at the top for holding tobacco
mouthpieceThe tube of a pipe or cigarette holder that a smoker holds in the mouth
stemThe tube of a tobacco pipe
Narrowerbriar, briar pipeA pipe made from the root (briarroot) of the tree heath
calabash, calabash pipeA pipe for smoking
calumet, peace pipe, pipe of peaceA highly decorated ceremonial pipe of Amerindians
clay pipeA pipe made of clay
hookah, narghile, nargileh, sheesha, shisha, chicha, calean, kalian, water pipe, hubble-bubble, hubbly-bubblyAn oriental tobacco pipe with a long flexible tube connected to a container where the smoke is cooled by passing through water
meerschaumA pipe having a bowl made of meerschaum
Broadertube, tubingconduit consisting of a long hollow object (usually cylindrical) used to hold and conduct objects or liquids / liquids or gases
Spanishpipa
Catalanpipa
English > pipe: 9 senses > noun 2, artifact
MeaningA long tube made of metal or plastic that is used to carry water or oil or gas etc..
Synonymspipage, piping
PartsspoutAn opening that allows the passage of liquids / liquids or grain
NarrowerchimneypotA short earthenware pipe on the top of a chimney to increase the draft
discharge pipeA pipe through which fluids can be discharged
drain, drainpipe, waste pipeA pipe through which liquid is carried away
drilling pipeA series of tubes (joined by screwed collars) that connect a drilling platform to the drilling bit
elbowA length of pipe with a sharp bend in it
exhaust pipeA pipe through which burned gases travel from the exhaust manifold to the muffler
fuel line, gas line, petrol lineA pipe that carries gasoline from a tank to a gasoline engine
mainA principal pipe in a system that distributes water or gas or electricity or that collects sewage
manifoldA pipe that has several lateral outlets to or from other pipes
pipeline, lineA pipe used to transport liquids / liquids or gases
riser, riser pipe, riser pipeline, riser mainA vertical pipe in a building
sparge pipeA horizontal pipe having fine holes drilled throughout its length so as to deliver a spray of water
standpipeA vertical pipe
steam line, steam pipeA pipe conducting steam
tailpipeA pipe carrying fumes from the muffler to the rear of a car
Broadertube, tubingconduit consisting of a long hollow object (usually cylindrical) used to hold and conduct objects or liquids / liquids or gases
Spanishcañería, conducto, tubería, tuberías
Catalancanonada
Verbspipetransport by pipeline
English > pipe: 9 senses > noun 3, shape
MeaningA hollow cylindrical shape.
Synonymtube
BroadercylinderA surface generated by rotating a parallel line around a fixed line
Spanishtubo
Catalantub
English > pipe: 9 senses > noun 4, artifact
MeaningA tubular wind instrument.
NarrowerbagpipeA tubular wind instrument
chanter, melody pipereed pipe with finger holes on which the melody is played
drone, drone pipe, bourdonA pipe of the bagpipe that is tuned to produce a single continuous tone
fipple flute, fipple pipe, recorder, vertical fluteA tubular wind instrument with 8 finger holes and a fipple mouthpiece
panpipe, pandean pipe, syrinxA primitive wind instrument consisting of several parallel pipes bound together
pitch pipeA small pipe sounding a tone of standard frequency
Broaderwind instrument, windA musical instrument in which the sound is produced by an enclosed column of air that is moved by the breath
Spanishchiflo, flauta, gaita
Verbspipeplay on a pipe
English > pipe: 9 senses > noun 5, artifact
MeaningThe flues and stops on a pipe organ.
Synonymsorgan pipe, pipework
Part oforgan, pipe organwind instrument whose sound is produced by means of pipes arranged in sets supplied with air from a bellows and controlled from a large complex musical keyboard
Narrowerflue pipe, flue, labial pipeorgan pipe whose tone is produced by air passing across the sharp edge of a fissure or lip
organ stopA graduated set of organ pipes of like tone quality
reed pipeorgan pipe with a vibrating reed
Broaderwind instrument, windA musical instrument in which the sound is produced by an enclosed column of air that is moved by the breath
Spanishcañón, tubería, tubo del órgano, tubo
Catalancanó, tub
English > pipe: 9 senses > verb 1, communication
MeaningUtter a shrill cry.
PatternSomebody ----s; Somebody ----s something; Somebody ----s that CLAUSE
Synonymsshriek, shrill, pipe up
Narroweryowl, caterwaulUtter shrieks, as of cats
Broadershout, shout out, cry, call, yell, scream, holler, hollo, squallUtter a sudden loud cry
Spanishchillar, gritar
Catalancridar, esgaripar, xisclar
English > pipe: 9 senses > verb 2, motion
Meaningtransport by pipeline.
PatternSomebody ----s something to somebody; Somebody ----s something PP
Example"pipe oil, water, and gas into the desert"
BroadertransportMove something or somebody around
Spanishtransportar por oleoducto
Nounspipagea fee charged for the use of pipes
pipe, pipage, pipinga long tube made of metal or plastic that is used to carry water or oil or gas etc.
English > pipe: 9 senses > verb 3, creation
MeaningPlay on a pipe.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Example"pipe a tune"
Categorymusicmusical activity (singing / singing / singing or whistling etc.)
BroaderplayPerform music on (a musical instrument)
See alsopipe upbegin to play or sing
Nounspipea tubular wind instrument
pipersomeone who plays the bagpipe
pipingplaying a pipe or the bagpipes
English > pipe: 9 senses > verb 4, creation
Meaningtrim with piping.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Example"pipe the skirt"
Entailssew, tailor, tailor-makecreate (clothes) with cloth
Broaderdecorate, adorn, grace, ornament, embellish, beautifymake more attractive by adding ornament, colour / colour, etc.
Spanishadornar con ribete
Nounspipinga thin strip of covered cord used to edge hems

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