Thesaurus
3 ENTRIES FOUND:

barrel

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of BARREL

1
a considerable amount <a visit to an amusement park should be a barrel of laughs>
2
a metal container in the shape of a cylinder <a trash barrel>
Synonyms barrel, canister (also cannister), drum, tin
Related Words bucket, pail; cannikin; tin can
3
an enclosed wooden vessel for holding beverages <barrels of fine wine aging in the winery's cellar>
Synonyms barrel, butt, firkin, hogshead, keg, kilderkin, pipe, puncheon, rundlet (or runlet), tun
Related Words scuttlebutt; cistern, tub, vat; can, drum

April 28, 2015
portmanteau Hear it
a word formed by the blending of words
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears