Simple Definition of silverware
: 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
Examples of silverware in a sentence
The team has gone two seasons without winning any silverware.
<we keep the silverware in a separate drawer>
First Known Use of silverware
Rhymes with silverware
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SILVERWARE Defined for Kids
Definition of silverware for Students
: things (as knives, forks, and spoons) made of silver, silver-plated metal, or stainless steel
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