What is contain?

  • (verb): Contain or hold; have within.
    Synonyms: hold, bear, carry
    See also — Additional definitions below

More definitions of "contain":

  • (verb): Be divisible by.
    Example: "24 contains 6"
  • (verb): Be capable of holding or containing.
    Synonyms: take, hold
  • (verb): Hold back, as of a danger or an enemy; check the expansion or influence of.
    Example: "Contain the rebel movement"
    Synonyms: check, turn back, arrest, stop, hold back