Thesaurus / canister
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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Joseph fires out the answer like a charge of canister from a Napoleon gun: "Philip Hardin."

The Little Lady of LagunitasRichard Henry Savage

Very soon they were in the zone of fire, canister and cannon-balls hurtling about them.

Jones of the 64thF. S. (Frederick Sadleir) Brereton

Again they advance, but are forced back by the musketry and the grape and canister.

The light in the cabin was faint; he determined to carry the canister on deck and examine it in the sunlight.

The Astonishing History of Troy TownSir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch

The old man paused, and drew a sip of water from the canister in the corner.

Bear TrapAlan Edward Nourse

"A canister with very little in it always rattles," said Vittoria.

Now raise it near the top of the canister, and, while there, touch it.

A test will show that in this last case the canister is left negatively electrified.

Isabel always made the tea out of a canister the old lady kept locked.

A Voyage of ConsolationSara Jeannette Duncan

He then ordered them to load with canister shot, and took the match in his own hand.

WORDS RELATED TO CANISTER

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.