Definition of jerrycan in English:
A large flat-sided metal container for storing or transporting liquids, typically petrol or water.
- Children and adults, including elderly men and women, filled jerricans and other containers with water.
- En route to a hotel, we handed out sparkling new cooking pots and jerrycans to bemused beggars.
- When he completed the program and came back here the parents gave him a jerrycan full of petrol.
Words that rhyme with jerrycanbillycan • oilcan
Definition of jerrycan in:
- US English dictionary
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.