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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A large, round wooden container with curved sides and a flat top and bottom.

Usage examples (21)
  • The barrel was filled to the top with water after the rainstorm.
  • A barrel of beer is 31 gallons and a barrel of oil is 42 gallons
  • I was wondering how deep the bottom of the barrel is the GOP is scraping.
  • The inside of this barrel is as beautiful as Ms. Natalie Portman, shown at left. for more
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