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Synonyms for tube
conduit consisting of a long hollow object (usually cylindrical) used to hold and conduct objects or liquids or gases
electronic device consisting of a system of electrodes arranged in an evacuated glass or metal envelope
a hollow cylindrical shape
(anatomy) any hollow cylindrical body structure
an electric railway operating below the surface of the ground (usually in a city)
provide with a tube or insert a tube into
ride or float on an inflated tube
place or enclose in a tube
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One national company was downgraded a rating in 2002 and it went down the tubes
within months," noted Tesoriero.
Jan Huffaker traded Denver's urban jungle for pastoral Washington County (in the far northeast corner of the state) in 1982 managing and ultimately buying a hog farm But, in 1990, "The hog market went down the tubes
It went down the tubes
when critics successfully argued that Washington was merely a front man for the white-owned operations because he had put up the smallest portion of the money.
Then, Prohibition hit, and that business went down the tubes
And they put a lot of effort into `FairyTale,' and that went down the tubes
Much of the book is a thumbnail history of how New York's neighborhoods went down the tubes
Fine Gael's Brian Hayes accused politicians of remaining silent as the economy went down the tubes
A gamble on Catweasel(16-1 to 6's) went down the tubes
when he missed the break and finished fourth.