Synonyms of bucket in English:


See definition of bucket


1‘a bucket of cold water’


pail, scuttle, can, tub, pitcher, vessel


1‘it began to rain again, and soon it was bucketing down’


rain heavily, rain cats and dogs, rain hard, pour, pelt, lash, teem, stream, tip, beat, sheet

2‘the car came bucketing out of a side road’


speed, hurry, race, run, sprint, dash, bolt, dart, rush, hasten, hurtle, career, streak, shoot, whizz, zoom, go like lightning, go hell for leather, spank along, bowl along, rattle along, whirl, whoosh, buzz, swoop, flash, blast, charge, stampede, gallop, sweep, hare, fly, wing, scurry, scud, scutter, scramble

belt, pelt, tear, hotfoot it, leg it, zap, zip, whip, scoot, scorch, burn rubber, go like a bat out of hell

British bomb, shift, put one's foot down, go like the clappers

Scottish wheech

North American clip, boogie, hightail, barrel, lay rubber, get the lead out

North American vulgar slang drag ass, haul ass, tear ass

literary fleet

archaic post, hie

rare drive