Definition of Hogshead:
A large cask.
Older unit of volumetric capacity equal to 63 to 66 US gallons or about 238 to 249.50 liters.
How to use Hogshead in a sentence?
- Within months he had joined forces with him to make their first large shipment to London: 48 hogsheads and a quarter cask, sent to Robert Blake Byass, who was to become their UK agent.
Meaning of Hogshead & Hogshead Definition