Synonyms for barrel


1. barrel, gun barrel, tube, tubing
usage: a tube through which a bullet travels when a gun is fired
2. barrel, cask, vessel
usage: a cylindrical container that holds liquids
3. barrel, drum, cylinder
usage: a bulging cylindrical shape; hollow with flat ends
4. barrel, barrelful, containerful
usage: the quantity that a barrel (of any size) will hold
5. barrel, bbl, United States liquid unit, British capacity unit, Imperial capacity unit
usage: any of various units of capacity; "a barrel of beer is 31 gallons and a barrel of oil is 42 gallons"


1. barrel, put, set, place, pose, position, lay
usage: put in barrels
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