|1.||[ verb ] be able to, have the ability to|
|2.||[ verb ] (food) preserve in a can or tin|
"tinned foods are not very tasty"
|Related terms:||preserve cooking cannery|
|3.||[ noun ] (food) airtight sealed metal container for food or drink or paint etc.|
|Related terms:||container caddy coffee_can cannikin milk_can oilcan soda_can beer_can|
|4.||[ verb ] (work) terminate the employment of|
|Synonyms:||fire give_the_axe terminate send_away sack force_out dismiss give_the_sack give_notice|
"The boss fired his secretary today" "The company terminated 25% of its workers"
|Related terms:||hire remove retire squeeze_out furlough dismiss pension_off drive_out dismissal|
|5.||[ noun ] (nautical) a buoy with a round bottom and conical top|
|6.||[ noun ] the fleshy part of the human body that you sit on|
|Synonyms:||seat ass bottom rear_end tail behind buttocks stern hind_end hindquarters keister posterior bum backside prat rear buns tail_end tooshie tush rump fundament derriere fanny butt nates arse|
"he deserves a good kick in the butt" "are you going to sit on your fanny and do nothing?"
|Related terms:||body_part torso|
|7.||[ noun ] the quantity contained in a can|
|8.||[ noun ] a plumbing fixture for defecation and urination|
|Synonyms:||pot toilet potty crapper stool throne commode|
|Related terms:||plumbing_fixture potty_seat flushless_toilet flush_toilet bathroom toilet toilet_seat toilet_bowl defecate|
|9.||[ verb ] expresses permission|
"You may leave now" "Can I have another piece of cake?"
|10.||[ verb ] get to or be allowed to do something|
"May I go to the movies tonight?" "Can I have some ice cream?" "We got to play video games all day long"
|Related terms:||must_not get calculate|
|11.||[ noun ] a room equipped with toilet facilities|
|Synonyms:||toilet lavatory john privy facility bathroom lav|
|Related terms:||room public_toilet loo washroom head toilet|