Definition Of tank
a cell in a police station or jail.
I got thrown in once when I was underage, not to eventful though...tried to get a cop to drive me home, he said sure and drove me straight to the tank .
a heavy armored fighting vehicle carrying guns and moving on a continuous articulated metal track.
There is no doubt we have the finest tanks and infantry fighting vehicles in the world.
a large receptacle or storage chamber, especially for liquid or gas.
Only two tonnes of liquid chlorine spilt from a storage tank after an equipment failure, but it was enough to cause plenty of drama.
fail completely, especially at great financial cost.
I know a great deal about movies - what's tanking , what's opened wide, what's in turnaround, what the buzz is.
fill the tank of a vehicle with fuel.
the cars stopped to tank up
Example Of tank
"Let's go down to the town, tank the car up, get some flowers for your mother, and have lunch in MacDonald's".
A fish tank bubbled quietly next to the sliding glass doors which looked out upon the lake.
After spinning out in Saturday's qualifying, he would have started in the back of the pack anyway, so his team gave his car a fresh engine and a full tank of fuel as soon as the race started.
After wiping mud from the fish she put it on its side in a tank of water and soon enough it was swimming around.
And don't refrain from telling your friends: Among drunks, the real ones anyway, a night in the tank is a very large feather in the drinking cap.