Entry from British & World English dictionary
A small barrel-shaped container for biscuits.
- Anyone who ever drummed their fingers on the top of a biscuit barrel or shook a box of matches will love it.
- Make something delicious that will get the taste buds going, something that will fill you up sufficiently to give you the strength to avoid the biscuit barrel later on.
- If I should feel hungry between meals I eat a piece of fruit rather than raiding the cake tin or the biscuit barrel.
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