(noun, verb)


1. a tube in which a body fluid circulates

Similar word(s): vas

Definition categories: body, tube

2. a craft designed for water transportation

Similar word(s): watercraft

Definition categories: man–made, craft

3. an object used as a container (especially for liquids)

Definition categories: man–made, container

Sentences with vessel as a noun:

- Blood or lymph vessels in humans, xylem or phloem vessels in plants.


1. (obsolete, transitive) To put into a vessel.