verb (used with object), fun·neled, fun·nel·ing or (especially British) fun·nelled, fun·nel·ling.
verb (used without object), fun·neled, fun·nel·ing or (especially British) fun·nelled, fun·nel·ling.
Words nearby funnel
Origin of funnel
OTHER WORDS FROM funnelfun·nel·like, adjective
Examples from the Web for funnels
Another reason to keep an upper hand: Russia also funnels oil to Europe via a pipeline that runs directly through Ukraine.
Create a public jobs program that funnels the unemployed to fast growing areas such as at-home health care and child care.
The roar of the furnaces could be heard in the trumpeting of the funnels.The Mystery of the Sea|Bram Stoker
At this time the enemy's funnels and bridges showed just above the horizon.
A steamship, on the other hand, belches smoke only from its funnels, as fresh water is far too precious to waste as steam.How it Works|Archibald Williams
According to Semper there are thirteen funnels in both sexes—a number which fairly well agrees with my own results.The Works of Francis Maitland Balfour, Volume 1|Francis Maitland Balfour
The London was fitted up in a princely style; she had two funnels, and was very long.Soyer's Culinary Campaign|Alexis Soyer