HyperDic: cask

English > 2 senses of the word cask:
NOUNquantitycask, caskfulthe quantity a cask will hold
artifactcask, barrela cylindrical container that holds liquids / liquids
cask > pronunciation
Soundskae'sk
Rhymesask ... unmask: 10 rhymes with aesk...
English > cask: 2 senses > noun 1, quantity
MeaningThe quantity a cask will hold.
Synonymcaskful
BroadercontainerfulThe quantity that a container will hold
English > cask: 2 senses > noun 2, artifact
MeaningA cylindrical container that holds liquids / liquids.
Synonymbarrel
Partsbreech, rear of barrel, rear of tubeopening in the rear of the barrel of a gun where bullets can be loaded
bung, spileA plug used to close a hole in a barrel or flask
hoop, ringA rigid circular band of metal or wood or other material used for holding or fastening or hanging or pulling
stave, lagOne of several thin slats of wood forming the sides of a barrel or bucket
tap, spigotA plug for a bunghole in a cask
Narrowerbeer barrel, beer kegA barrel that holds beer
buttA large cask (especially one holding a volume equivalent to 2 hogsheads or 126 gallons)
hogsheadA large cask especially one holding / holding 63 gals
kegsmall cask or barrel
pickle barrelA barrel holding vinegar in which cucumbers are pickled
shookA disassembled barrel
tunA large cask especially one holding / holding a volume equivalent to 2 butts or 252 gals
wine cask, wine barrelA barrel that holds wine
BroadervesselAn object used as a container (especially for liquids / liquids)
Spanishbarril, cuba, tonel
Catalanbarril, bóta, cuba, tina, tona, tonell, tonel

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