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  Definition of barrel
  1. a cylindrical container that holds liquids
  2. a tube through which a bullet travels when a gun is fired
  3. any of various units of capacity; "a barrel of beer is 31 gallons and a barrel of oil is 42 gallons"
  4. the quantity that a barrel (of any size) will hold
  5. a bulging cylindrical shape; hollow with flat ends
  6. put in barrels
Similar Words: cask, gun barrel, bbl, barrelful, drum

 

Hyponyms: beer barrel, beer keg, butt, hogshead, keg, pickle barrel, shook, tun, wine cask, wine barrel

 

Part Meronyms: gun, hogshead

 

Derivational Morphology: barrelful, cask

 

Anagrams: barbel, rabble, arable

 

 
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