beer barrel

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Related to beer barrel: keg
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: barrel - a barrel that holds beerbeer barrel - a barrel that holds beer    
barrel, cask - a cylindrical container that holds liquids
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Raphael's face was found boldly executed on the underside of the moulding board, and Bacchus on the head of a beer barrel. A chanting cherub adorned the cover of the sugar bucket, and attempts to portray Romeo and Juliet supplied kindling for some time.
The courtyard, formerly open to the sky, was now roofed in with dusty glass; the nymph that had once poured out the water of the fountain was barren and mutilated; and the bath was partly covered in with loose boards, the exposed part accommodating a heap of coals in one corner, a heap of potatoes in another, a beer barrel, some old carpets, a tarpaulin, and a broken canoe.
Great hiss and fuss of cooking was going on in the kitchen, and great rapping and tapping of wine kegs and beer barrels was going on in the cellar.
Which they do, after the hose comes off the beer barrel and soaks both Faith and the fusebox, blowing the power.
The pub, which has dog-friendly rooms inside as well, posted about the beer barrel conversion on social media.
The author will receive a PS3,000 cash prize, as well as a handmade, engraved beer barrel provided by Theakston Old Peculier.
A court heard the serial crook, who had used a beer barrel to smash through a window of the house inTynemouth, pointed a large chef's knife in the face of the terrified man.
The film crew covered up signs of modern-day life and set up a beer barrel and chairs outside the cot tage, called Mayville, in the picture-postcard village of Bampton, Oxfordshire.
"See," said Maxene Andrews, "we grew up in the Midwest, so when we heard 'Beer Barrel Polka,' we said, 'My God, we're not going to sing a polka.' ...
Heineken NV is unveiling a new at-home beer dispenser called the "Sub," shaped somewhat like a beer barrel on its side.
It is here that the Mayor taps the first Oktoberfest beer barrel, after which the other tents are permitted to start serving.