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Pail meaning

pail - 2 dictionary results

  1. 1. A vessel of wood or tin, etc., usually cylindrical and having a bail, - used esp. for carrying liquids, as water or milk, etc.; a bucket. It may, or may not, have a cover.
  2. 2. Open vessel for liquids; bucket.

pail - examples of usage

  1. When the man reaches home he does not care, or will not turn his hand to anything, except, perhaps, to fetch a pail of water, and he is not well pleased if asked to do that. - "Hodge and His Masters", Richard Jefferies.
  2. An excellent way to stir is by a pail tied to a rope. - "Special Report on Diseases of Cattle", U.S. Department of Agriculture J.R. Mohler.
  3. So, if fed from the pail, it is safer to do so three times daily than twice. - "Special Report on Diseases of Cattle", U.S. Department of Agriculture J.R. Mohler.
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