Definitions of boiler

  1. sealed vessel where water is converted to steam Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. A vessel in which any thing is boiled. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. A strong metallic vessel, usually of wrought iron plates riveted together, or a composite structure variously formed, in which steam is generated for driving engines, or for heating, cooking, or other purposes. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. A sunken reef; esp., a coral reef on which the sea breaks heavily. Webster Dictionary DB
  5. A strong metallic vessel, in which steam is produced for driving engines or for other purposes; a tank for storing hot water; a vessel in which a liquid is heated. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  6. One who boils: that in which anything is boiled. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  7. A vessel for boiling. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  8. A vessel in which anything is boiled; a vessel in which the steam is generated. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.

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Usage examples for boiler

  1. Soon he realized the heat was becoming intense, and turned to the boiler to see that the fire- box was red hot almost all over, white hot in places. – A Daughter of the Land by Gene Stratton-Porter
  2. A lumber mill was started on a bay sixty miles below St. Anthony, and a boiler weighing three tons was landed and set in place with the whole neighborhood helping. – Grenfell: Knight-Errant of the North by Fullerton Waldo