: objects (such as forks, knives, spoons, dishes, teapots, etc.) for serving food and drink that are made of or covered with silver
: forks, knives, and spoons that are made of stainless steel, plastic, etc.
: something (such as a large cup or trophy) that is given as a prize in a sports contest
What made you want to look up silverware? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).