Another word for contain
contain hold 1accommodateSearch Thesaurus
These verbs mean to have within or have a capacity. Contain means to have within or have as a part or constituent: The book contains some amusing passages. Hold stresses capacity for containing: The pitcher holds two pints but contains only one. Accommodate refers to capacity for holding comfortably: The restaurant accommodates 50 customers.
Another word for containverb
To be filled by:have, hold. See include
To have the room or capacity for:accommodate, hold. See full
To have as a part:comprehend, comprise, embody, embrace, encompass, have, include, involve, subsume, take in. See include
To bring one's emotions under control:collect1, compose, control, cool, simmer down. Idiom: cool it. See restraint