Synonyms of 'Containers for liquid'
amphoraan ancient Greek or Roman two-handled narrow-necked jar for oil, wine, etc ampullaa Roman two-handled bottle for oil, wine, or perfume Balthazara wine bottle holding the equivalent of sixteen normal bottles (approximately 12 litres) barrela cylindrical container usually bulging outwards in the middle and held together by metal hoops; cask bottlea vessel, often of glass and typically cylindrical with a narrow neck that can be closed with a cap or cork, for containing liquids cana container, esp for liquids, usually of thin sheet metal carafean open-topped glass container for serving water or wine at table cartona container of waxed paper or plastic in which liquids, such as milk, are sold caska strong wooden barrel used mainly to hold alcoholic drink decantera stoppered bottle, usually of glass, into which a drink, such as wine, is poured for serving firkina small wooden barrel or similar container flagona large bottle of wine, cider, etc flaska small flattened container of glass or metal designed to be carried in a pocket, esp for liquor gourda small bottle shaped like a gourd half-bottlea bottle half the size of a standard bottle of wine, spirits, etc hogsheada large cask used for shipment of wines and spirits jara wide-mouthed container that is usually cylindrical, made of glass or earthenware, and without handles jeroboama wine bottle holding the equivalent of four normal bottles (approximately 104 ounces) jugkegan aluminium container in which beer is transported and stored magnuma wine bottle holding the equivalent of two normal bottles (approximately 52 fluid ounces) Methuselaha wine bottle holding the equivalent of eight normal bottles miniaturea very small bottle of whisky or other spirits, which can hold 50 millilitres Nebuchadnezzara wine bottle, used esp for display, holding the equivalent of twenty normal bottles (approximately 520 ounces) pitchera large jug, usually rounded with a narrow neck and often of earthenware, used mainly for holding water polypinrehoboama wine bottle holding the equivalent of six normal bottles (approximately 156 ounces) Salmanazara wine bottle holding the equivalent of twelve normal bottles (approximately 312 ounces) tantalusa case in which bottles may be locked with their contents tantalizingly visible tinan airtight sealed container of thin sheet metal coated with tin, used for preserving and storing food or drink tube (Australian, slang)a collapsible cylindrical container of soft metal or plastic closed with a cap, used to hold viscous liquids or pastes ▷ See container
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Word List of Containers for liquid from the Collins English Word Lists