The definition of a bucket is a round and deep container used for carrying things.(noun)
An example of a bucket is what you'd use to carry water from a faucet to a kiddie pool.
See bucket in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME boket < Anglo-Fr buket, dim. of OE buc, pitcher, bulging vessel, orig., belly < IE *bhou-, var. of base *bheu-: see big
transitive verb, intransitive verb
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Origin: Middle English
Origin: , from Old French buket
Origin: , of Germanic origin.
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