Definitions of liner
  1. noun
    a protective covering that protects an inside surface
    synonyms: lining
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    brake lining
    the lining on the brake shoes that comes in contact with the brake drum
    bushing, cylindrical lining
    a cylindrical metal lining used to reduce friction
    a lining applied to the edge of a garment for ornamentation or strengthening
    furnace lining, refractory
    lining consisting of material with a high melting point; used to line the inside walls of a furnace
    type of:
    protection, protective cover, protective covering
    a covering that is intend to protect from damage or injury
  2. noun
    a piece of cloth that is used as the inside surface of a garment
    synonyms: lining
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    type of:
    piece of cloth, piece of material
    a separate part consisting of fabric
  3. noun
    a large commercial ship (especially one that carries passengers on a regular schedule)
    synonyms: ocean liner
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    cabin liner
    a liner with cabins for passengers
    cargo liner
    a liner that carries cargo
    cruise liner, cruise ship
    a passenger ship used commercially for pleasure cruises
    express luxury liner, luxury liner
    a liner equipped for sumptuous living
    type of:
    passenger ship
    a ship built to carry passengers
  4. noun
    (baseball) a hit that flies straight out from the batter
    “the batter hit a liner to the shortstop”
    synonyms: line drive
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    type of:
    fly, fly ball
    (baseball) a hit that flies up in the air
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