- a large bottle for wine, liquors, etc.
- a container for holding liquids, as for use at table, especially one with a handle, a spout, and usually a cover.
- a large bottle of wine, cider, etc
- a vessel having a handle, spout, and narrow neck
mid-15c., from Middle French flacon, Old French flascon, from Late Latin flasconem (nominative flasco) “bottle” (see flask).