Definitions of vat

  1. To put or transfer into a vat. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. a tax levied on the difference between a commodity's price before taxes and its cost of production Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. A measure for liquids, and also a dry measure; especially, a liquid measure in Belgium and Holland, corresponding to the hectoliter of the metric system, which contains 22.01 imperial gallons, or 26.4 standard gallons in the United States. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. A wooden tub for washing ores and mineral substances in. Webster Dictionary DB
  5. A square, hollow place on the back of a calcining furnace, where tin ore is laid to dry. Webster Dictionary DB
  6. A vessel for holding holy water. Webster Dictionary DB
  7. A large tank, tub, or vessel, for holding liquors, dyes, etc., in process of making. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  8. A large vessel or tank, esp. one for holding liquors. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  9. A large vessel for liquids. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  10. A large vessel or cistern for holding liquors; a square box or cistern in which hides are laid for steeping in tan; an oil, as well as a wine, measure; a square, hollow place on the back of a calcining furnace, where tin ore is laid to dry. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  11. A large vessel or cask for holding liquids, particularly fermented liquors, in an immature state; a large vessel or cistern for steeping hides in. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for vat

  1. Why, vat is it? – Colorado Jim by George Goodchild
  2. " Well thought of, Franz; here's luck to Mynheer Jan." The host set down a jar; then to a vat Lost in the distance of his cellar, ran. – Sword Blades and Poppy Seed by Amy Lowell