canful ˈkan-ˌfu̇l noun can 3 of 5 verb (2) ˈkan canned; canning transitive verb 1 a : to put in a can : preserve by sealing in airtight cans or jars can tomatoes b : to hit (a golf shot) into the cup c : to hit (a shot) in basketball 2 : to discharge from employment got canned for being late so often 3 slang : to put a stop or end to
CAN meaning: 1 : to be able to (do something) to know how to (do something) to have the power or skill to (do something) to be designed to (do something) sometimes used without a following verb; 2 : used to describe what someone sees, feels, thinks, etc.
A2 [ C ] (also tin can); (UK also tin) a closed metal container, especially cylinder-shaped, in which some types of drink and food are sold: a can of soup / beans. Marielle, Bruno/GettyImages. [ C ] (UK also tin) the amount of food or drink that is contained in a can: You'll need a can of tuna for this recipe.
can2 [ kan ] noun a sealed container for food, beverages, etc., as of aluminum, sheet iron coated with tin, or other metal: a can of soup. a receptacle for garbage, ashes, etc.: a trash can. a bucket, pail, or other container for holding or carrying liquids: water can. a drinking cup; tankard. verb (used with object), canned, can·ning.
Can comes first in the verb phrase (after the subject and before another verb): We [verb phrase] can take the train to Birmingham. Can is never used with another modal verb: He can hear the music from his room sometimes. Not: He can might hear the music … or He might can might hear the music … Negative (−) form The negative form of can is can’t.
Definition of can. 1. as in to stop. slang to bring (as an action or operation) to an immediate end can the chatter, or I'm kicking you out of this library. Synonyms & Similar Words.
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The use of can in this way is informal (mainly between friends and family): Can you make a cup of coffee, please. Can you put the TV on. Can you come here a minute. Can you be quiet! can for permission. We sometimes use can to ask or give permission for something: Can I smoke in this room? You can't smoke here, but you can smoke in the garden.