(Southwestern US, chiefly Texas) A large metal container, usually placed near a wind-driven water pump, in an animal pen or field.
A box for the shipping of certain goods, such as tea.
A pouchlike part in a plant or animal, esp. one filled with fluid
The definition of a vat is a large basin that holds liquids.
A vase, bowl, pot, kettle, or other such utensil for holding something
(Anatomy) A fluid-containing sac or cavity in the body of an organism.
A natural or artificial pond or lake used for the storage of water.
Find another word for cistern. In this page you can discover 27 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for cistern, like: impluvium, tank, cavity, chest, sac, tub, vat, vessel, well, water-tank and cisterna.