flasket

[flas-kit, flah-skit]

noun

a small flask.
a long, shallow basket.

Nearby words

  1. flashpacker,
  2. flashpoint,
  3. flashtube,
  4. flashy,
  5. flask,
  6. flat,
  7. flat arch,
  8. flat as a pancake,
  9. flat back,
  10. flat bond

Origin of flasket

1425–75; late Middle English flaskett < Old French flasquet, diminutive of flasque flask1

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Examples from the Web for flasket

  • On the words, she lifted the flasket to her lips and took a long draught.

    Missy|Dana Gatlin


British Dictionary definitions for flasket

flasket

noun

a long shallow basket
a small flask

Word Origin for flasket

C15: from Old French flasquet a little flask

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