Tube Meaning

There are 9 meaning(s) for word Tube

Tube Meaning 1 : a hollow cylindrical shape

    Synonyms : pipe
Tube Meaning 2 : (anatomy) any hollow cylindrical body structure

    Synonyms : tube-shaped structure
Tube Meaning 3 : an electric railway operating below the surface of the ground (usually in a city)

    Example : in Paris the subway system is called the `metro' and in London it is called the `tube' or the `underground'

    Synonyms : metro,  subway,  subway system,  underground
Tube Meaning 4 : conduit consisting of a long hollow object (usually cylindrical) used to hold and conduct objects or liquids or gases

    Synonyms : tubing
Tube Meaning 5 : electronic device consisting of a system of electrodes arranged in an evacuated glass or metal envelope

    Synonyms : electron tube,  thermionic tube,  thermionic vacuum tube,  thermionic valve,  vacuum tube
Tube Meaning 6 : convey in a tube

    Example : inside Paris, they used to tube mail

Tube Meaning 7 : place or enclose in a tube

Tube Meaning 8 : provide with a tube or insert a tube into

Tube Meaning 9 : ride or float on an inflated tube

    Example : We tubed down the river on a hot summer day

How to Pronounce Tube

  • tub