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Containers for carrying or storing liquid

aerosol

noun

a container in which a liquid such as paint or perfume is kept under high pressure so that it can be sprayed (=forced out in very small drops)

ampoule

noun

a small glass container used for holding liquid medicine that is to be injected into someone

atomiser

a British spelling of atomizer

atomizer

noun

a container that holds a liquid such as paint or perfume and forces the liquid out in very small drops

barrel

noun

a round wooden, metal, or plastic container with a flat top and bottom, used for storing liquids

basin

noun

a round open container used for holding liquids or for storing or mixing food

bath

noun

a large open container for liquid that has a particular use, or the liquid in the container

bottle

noun

a glass or plastic container for liquids, usually with a narrow part at the top that is called the neck

bottle

noun

a plastic container used for giving babies milk or other drinks. It has a rubber part at the top called a teat.

bucket

noun

a round open container with a handle, used for carrying liquid and substances such as sand or soil

butt

noun

a very large container with curved sides that is used for collecting or storing liquids

can

noun

a metal container with round sides and a lid, used especially for holding liquids

can

noun

spray can

canteen

noun

a small container for carrying water when you are walking

carafe

noun

a glass container for serving wine or water at meals, with a wider top than a bottle

carton

noun

a container for liquids that is made of stiff thick paper

cask

noun

a round wooden container for storing a liquid, especially alcoholic drink

cistern

noun

a container for holding water

cocktail shaker

noun

a container for mixing different drinks to make cocktails

cylinder

noun

a metal container for gas or liquid

decanter

noun

a special glass bottle that you pour an alcoholic drink into before serving it to people

demijohn

noun

a large glass bottle used for storing wine

dropper

noun

a small glass tube with a rubber piece at one end that you squeeze to let out single drops of liquid

drum

noun

a large round container for liquids such as fuel and chemicals

ewer

noun

a large jug used in the past for holding water for washing

flagon

noun

a large container for liquids with a handle

flask

noun

a vacuum flask

flask

noun

a small flat bottle that fits in your pocket, used especially for carrying alcohol

goatskin

noun

a container made from goatskin, used especially for holding wine

hip flask

noun

a small bottle for alcoholic drinks that fits in your pocket

hot-water bottle

noun

a rubber container that you fill with hot water and put in a bed to make it warm

ice bucket

noun

a container filled with ice, in which you put a bottle of wine to keep it cold

jar

noun

a clay container used for storing drink or food

jeroboam

noun

a large bottle that contains four times as much wine as an ordinary bottle of wine

jerrycan

noun

a metal container with flat sides and a handle, used especially for carrying petrol

jug

noun

a large container for liquids with a very narrow top that can be closed by a cork

keg

noun

a small barrel (=round container with a flat top and bottom) that is used for storing beer or other drinks

magnum

noun

a large bottle that holds 1.5 litres

oilcan

noun

a container for the oil that is used in engines. It has a tube at one end for pouring.

pail

noun

a bucket

phial

noun

a small bottle for medicine or perfume

pitcher

noun

a container made of clay with two handles, used for holding liquids

pitcher

noun

a jug for serving liquids from

pot

noun

a container made of glass or clay that is used for storing food, especially liquids

reservoir

noun

a container, often part of a machine, where liquid is kept for a particular purpose

shaker

noun

a container used for mixing alcoholic drinks to make a cocktail

soda siphon

noun

a special bottle from which you force soda water out under the pressure of the gas inside it

spray can

noun

a small container that uses pressure to force out a stream of small drops of liquid

spray gun

noun

a piece of equipment that uses pressure to force out a stream of liquid and is operated like a gun

tank

noun

a large metal container for liquid or gas

Thermos

a container that keeps liquids hot or cold

tin

noun

a closed metal container for a food product that you open with a tin opener. The American word is can

trough

noun

a long narrow open container used for holding food or water for animals

vacuum flask

noun

a container that keeps liquids hot or cold

vat

noun

a large container for holding or storing liquids

vat

noun

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vial

noun

a small bottle for storing medicine or perfume

water butt

noun

a large container used for collecting rain that comes off the roof of a house

wine cooler

noun

a container for putting a bottle of wine in to keep it cold

kimchi

a Korean dish made from fermented cabbage or other vegetables, garlic and spices

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