Meaning of STEAMER in English

STEAMER

noun

COLLOCATIONS FROM OTHER ENTRIES

paddle steamer

COLLOCATIONS FROM CORPUS

■ ADJECTIVE

small

All manner of vessels were represented within the P&O Group at that time, from small coastal steamers to majestic liners.

He and his party were on board a small steamer , the Cowslip.

■ NOUN

trunk

My possessions were a suitcase full of clothes and a steamer trunk full of books.

He died en route to Los Angeles, locked in a steamer trunk .

It was an old tin steamer trunk , its corners reinforced with iron shoes.

So crack open those musty steamer trunks .

The wealthy girl had every model of Ginny doll and steamer trunks full of clothes for them.

He had brought them to the hospital in a steamer trunk .

EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS

A very similar species is the flying steamer duck.

From there a steamer took him to New York in twenty days.

In 1895 Sunderland was added to the ports of call down the East Coast now being served by four steamers.

Mississippi steamers all had the instruments which could be heard for miles.

On the steamers and barges nobody was even hit.

Salim makes good his escape on the steamer - bound, we take it, for his bride.

So crack open those musty steamer trunks.

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