Thesaurus / cruet
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Without answering, she took the cruet from the sideboard and set it on the table.

The White PeacockD. H. (David Herbert) Lawrence

He threw the cruet in the dustbin—where I found it, along with other silver—for the sake of a burglary blind.

In our enthusiasm we broke two glasses and upset a cruet; a small, thin lady was unfortunate enough to shed her chignon.

Paul KelverJerome Klapka, AKA Jerome K. Jerome

They'd mix about as well as a cruet of vinegar and a313 pail of lard.

Another interesting bit of silver, belonging to the same period as the pitcher, is a cruet stand.

But I speak of the cruet sauces, where the quintessence of the sapid is condensed in a phial.

Crotchet CastleThomas Love Peacock

A small quantity may be kept in a cruet; retaining the leaves at the bottom.

He brought out a cruet stand from a cupboard at the side of the stove and filled the dish half full of vinegar.

The SummonsA.E.W. Mason

Hang the pepper-box to his nose, nurse, then he will be a cruet.

He went straight through to the old table, propped his book against the cruet and began to read.

A Bed of RosesW. L. George

WORDS RELATED TO CRUET

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