pickle barrel


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Noun1.pickle barrel - a barrel holding vinegar in which cucumbers are pickled
barrel, cask - a cylindrical container that holds liquids
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These include Denny's, The Pickle Barrel, Starbucks, David's Tea, Hooters and Red Lobster.
Blond and rather slender for its type, a pickle barrel stands by the takeout counter of the famous Washington, DC delicatessen Wagshal's.
They are not so much in a pickle barrel as they are on a revolving spit, being slowly cooked alive while central bankers focus on their Taylor models and fight nonexistent inflation.
Bennett planned to be at his job washing windows at the Pickle Barrel on Pleasant Street at 3 p.
Further spiking the pickle barrel, the Board also explained that McSweet's sales and advertising figures were not substantial and thus, that there was scant evidence in the record upon which to determine whether there has been a meaningful opportunity for confusion to occur.
By mid-1943, a year after the AAF began bombing German industries, it had become evident to all but the most devoted advocates of high-altitude daylight precision bombing that the actualization of this doctrine did not even come close to the prewar boast that bombers with the Norden bombsight could place a 250-pound bomb into a pickle barrel from 20,000 feet.
To US readers, the book may be interesting for its cultural style; Bowering's voice sounds reminiscent of the friendlier face of Libertarianism, or a Reagan Republican around the pickle barrel.
He is scheduled to play next at the Pickle Barrel Nightclub in Killington, Vermont, on Jan.
Legend has it that a sinister innkeeper captured two hapless children and imprisoned them inside a pickle barrel.
Sion's next chapter is entitled, "Top Secret Bombsight: Hitting the Pickle Barrel.
She had modified a pickle barrel, put an anvil in to weigh it down, padded herself with cushions and became the first person to survive the trip.