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Definition of Bucket
BucketBucket Buck"et, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Bucketed; p. pr. & vb.
1. To draw or lift in, or as if in, buckets; as, to bucket
2. To pour over from a bucket; to drench.
3. To ride (a horse) hard or mercilessly.
4. (Rowing) To make, or cause to make (the recovery), with a
certain hurried or unskillful forward swing of the body.
[Eng.] BucketBucket Buck"et, n. [OE. boket; cf. AS. buc pitcher, or Corn.
1. A vessel for drawing up water from a well, or for
catching, holding, or carrying water, sap, or other
The old oaken bucket, the iron-bound bucket, The
moss-covered bucket, which hung in the well.
2. A vessel (as a tub or scoop) for hoisting and conveying
coal, ore, grain, etc.
3. (Mach.) One of the receptacles on the rim of a water wheel
into which the water rushes, causing the wheel to revolve;
also, a float of a paddle wheel.
4. The valved piston of a lifting pump.
Fire bucket, a bucket for carrying water to put out fires.
To kick the bucket, to die. [Low]
Meaning of Bucket from wikipedia
- A bucket
a watertight, vertical cylinder
cone or square, with an open top and a flat bottom, attached
to a semicircular
- The War of the Bucket
or the War of the Oaken Bucket
(Italian: Guerra della secchia
rapita) was fought
in 1325, between
city-states of Bologna...
- The Ice Bucket
Challenge, sometimes called
the ALS Ice Bucket
Challenge, was an activity involving
of a bucket
of ice water
over a person's...
- The Bucket
List is a 2007 American buddy
comedy-drama film directed
by Rob Reiner, written
Zackham, and starring
- A fire bucket
is a bucket filled
or sand which
is used to prevent
fires. Typically, fire buckets
are painted bright
red and have...
- Crab mentality, also known
as crab theory
in a bucket
(also barrel, basket, or pot) mentality, is a way of thinking
by the phrase...
- helicopter bucket
is a specialised bucket suspended
on a cable carried
by a helicopter
to deliver water
firefighting. Each bucket
has a release...
- A bucket brigade
or human chain
is a method
for transporting items where items
are p****ed from one (relatively stationary) person
to the next. The method...
sort, or bin sort, is a sorting algorithm
of an array
into a number
. Each bucket
is then sorted...
- The leaky bucket
is an algorithm based
on an analogy
of how a bucket
with a constant
leak will overflow
rate at which water
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