What is another word for decanter?

Pronunciation: [dɪkˈantə] (IPA)

There are several synonyms for the word "decanter" that can be used in different contexts. A carafe is a glass container with a similar shape to a decanter and can be used for serving liquids such as water or wine. A pitcher can also be used as a substitute for a decanter, especially for larger quantities of liquid. A flagon is a large container made of metal used for holding wine or other alcoholic beverages. A crystal or glass bottle can also be used as a decanter. In summary, depending on the desired size, material and liquid to be served, there are several options available as synonyms for the word decanter.

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Usage examples for Decanter

Scanlan's face flushed angrily; but a glance at the other checked the reply he was about to make, and he merely pushed the decanter across the table.
"The Martins Of Cro' Martin, Vol. II (of II)"
Charles James Lever
I 'm not worthy to drink another glass of it, added he, as he pushed the decanter from him towards the centre of the table.
"The Martins Of Cro' Martin, Vol. II (of II)"
Charles James Lever
He finished his glass of wine and looked round for the decanter.
William McFee

Famous quotes with Decanter

  • I have this beautiful antique silver wine decanter that I bought at an auction. I always pour wine from that.
    Paul Lynde
  • “That’s a sweet piece,“ said Jean, briefly forgetting to be aggravated. “You didn’t snatch that off a street.“ “No,“ said Locke, before taking another deep draught of the warm water in the decanter. “I got it from the neck of the governor’s mistress.“ “You can’t be serious.“ “In the governor’s manor.“ “Of all the—“ “In the governor’s bed.“ “Damned lunatic!“ “With the governor sleeping next to her...It is possible,“ said Locke with a sheepish grin, “that I have been slightly too bold.“
    Scott Lynch

Related words: wine decanter, decanter glass, decanter set, decanting wine, wine decanter set

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