A bottle of The Glenlivet, aged in the cask longer than Poppet and Buster put together.
A cask or vessel to contain water is said to be wind-tight and water-tight.
They knew too that in another day the bottom of the cask would be reached.
They were seated together on a cask, and Mr. Moggridge had possessed himself, for the twentieth time, of his companion's hand.
These are then placed in a small cask, and the cask again in a square box.
The second cask was filled with fresh water, to replace that in the first when it should no longer be fit for the use of the fish.
The cask contained cherries which had lain in it for fourteen days.
And another said, 'Truly, there is a cask ready for the meat;' and he pointed to the tower.
When Adèle entered the cellar, mug in hand, she examined the cask.
The Protestants, who were the majority of the inhabitants, had abandoned it, leaving not a wisp of straw nor a cask of liquor.
mid-15c., from Middle French casque "cask; helmet," from Spanish casco "skull, cask, helmet," originally "potsherd," from cascar "to break up," from Vulgar Latin *quassicare, frequentative of Latin quassare "to shake, shatter" (see quash). The sense evolution is unclear.