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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A container for liquids with a handle, spout and cover.

Usage examples (35)
  • A flagon was used to drink the wine during the wedding ceremony.
  • "flagon," but a "cake," a confection, as the Septuagint renders it, made of flour and honey.
  • Circe's venomed flagon embruted less than doth the
  • His eyes widened at the sight of the glass flagon. for more
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