What does tanker mean?

Definitions for tanker
ˈtæŋ kərtanker

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word tanker.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. oil tanker, oiler, tanker, tank shipnoun

    a cargo ship designed to carry crude oil in bulk

  2. tanker, tank drivernoun

    a soldier who drives a tank

Wiktionary

  1. tankernoun

    A vessel used to transport large quantities of liquid.

  2. tankernoun

    Member of a tank crew, or of an armoured unit.

  3. tankernoun

    A longboard.

    1997: I swung the tanker around just in time to take off with the lip uE000149824uE001 Neal Miyake, World Surf Day 1997

Freebase

  1. Tanker

    A tanker is a merchant vessel designed to transport liquids or gases in bulk. Major types of tankship include the oil tanker, the chemical tanker, and gas carrier.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of tanker in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of tanker in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of tanker in a Sentence

  1. Joydeep Gupta:

    There is a huge tanker mafia problem, but it's the only way they get water.

  2. Omran Al-Zwie:

    An oil tanker was supposed to dock at the port this morning, but the weather was against this. We will wait until the weather allows us to go ahead.

  3. Eric Zelien:

    Most of our out-of-towners are rescheduling their trips. It’s kind of like when COVID first hit, when you hear oil spill, everyone thinks Exxon Valdez,'' Eric Zelien said, referring to the tanker that ran aground in 1989 in Prince William Sound, Alaska and spilled millions of gallons.

  4. Heshmatollah Falahatpisheh:

    The crisis with Britain is not over. Britain has the primary responsibility for ending the oil tanker crisis.

  5. Deepak Kshetry:

    Apparently the tanker will arrive at 2 p.m., but let's see.

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