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  • Tell him to see that each man takes two canteens full of water. Cited from Under Handicap, by Jackson Gregory
  • Two canteens are provided for the students in the main ground and basketball court.
  • After a moment's thought he changed his mind and pulled out one of the canteens. Cited from Don Strong, Patrol Leader, by William Heyliger
  • Before we left here we filled our canteens with water. Cited from Chief of Scouts, by W.F. Drannan
  • Robert, take our canteens, find a spring and fill them with fresh water. Cited from The Shadow of the North, by Joseph A. Altsheler
  • The camp was a thousand feet above, and their canteens had long been empty. Cited from The Rules of the Game, by Stewart Edward White
  • Every man received a similar drink and no more from the canteens. Cited from The Texan Scouts, by Joseph A. Altsheler
  • On the ground floor is the school shop, as well as three canteens.
  • All men should fill their canteens as there will probably be no time for this in the morning. Cited from Manual for Infantry, by War Department
  • We kept emptying canteens, as we went along, until our own would hold no more. Cited from Ned Myers, by James Fenimore Cooper
  • There are two canteens one for girls section and one for boys section and also two book shops.
  • The water in the canteens, cold at the start, had become warm now. Cited from Stories from Everybody's Magazine, 1910
  • He spoke to the Indian, who took two canteens and departed into the night. Cited from The Long Chance, by Peter B. Kyne
  • Their canteens were filled with red wines, and one cup served the whole company. Cited from Lippincott's Magazine, January 1873, Vol. 11, Nol. 22, by Various
  • Next morning, having refilled their canteens, they set out again, still in the same direction. Cited from Darkness and Dawn, by George Allan England
  • The school also includes a covered court, a gymnasium and two school canteens.
  • Within three months it also took over all canteens abroad where British troops were stationed during peace times.
  • But in a moment he had returned carrying two canteens of blessed water. Cited from The Land of Footprints, by Stewart Edward White #4
  • Canteens and iron drums were filled with water, because the next camp would be a dry one. Cited from Stories from Everybody's Magazine, 1910
  • In one place near here, we found a little water and filled our canteens, besides drinking a good present supply. Cited from Death Valley in '49, by William Lewis Manly
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Root form of canteens is canteen for the noun.

Meaning of canteens

  • noun A flask for carrying water; used by soldiers or travelers
  • noun Sells food and personal items to personnel at an institution or school or camp etc.
  • noun A restaurant outside; often for soldiers or policemen
  • noun A recreation room in an institution
  • noun Restaurant in a factory; where workers can eat