bar·​ware ˈbär-ˌwer How to pronounce barware (audio)
: glassware or utensils used in preparing and serving alcoholic beverages

Example Sentences

Recent Examples on the Web The debut collaboration with Sweet July, the lifestyle brand founded by restaurateur, chef, author, and entrepreneur Ayesha Curry, features barware, dinnerware, bedding, bathroom decor, and other items. Lauren Phillips, Better Homes & Gardens, 5 May 2023 The final creation, Houses & Parties, which launched this week, is an eclectic assemblage of tabletop items, barware, and the offbeat accessories to really dress up a fête, from ceramic insects and Chinese porcelain figurines, to tasseled Happy Menocal menu cards and marbled party crackers. Leena Kim, Town & Country, 9 Oct. 2020 The company is designing barware for Marriott’s Luxury Collection hotels in Tokyo, Paris, and Los Angeles, and is planning its third Gohar World table collection, for which Nadia will travel to Cairo. Tamar Adler, Vogue, 1 Mar. 2023 Think vintage clothing, books, records, art, barware, and pottery — plus non-vintage food and drinks. Lauren Daley,, 2 Mar. 2023 Storage includes two tall shelves for spirits and barware and five stemware racks. Rachel Klein, Popular Mechanics, 15 Feb. 2023 Run by former six-term Middleburg mayor Betsy Allen Davis and her sister Page, The Fun Shop boasts barware, children’s books, and plenty of fox-themed finds for the whole family. Sarah Zlotnick, Country Living, 8 Nov. 2022 For a bar concealed behind jib doors in a Dallas family room, Liu placed floating shelves painted a shamrock green before an antiqued-mirror backsplash, which visually doubles the homeowner’s crystal barware. Kathryn O’shea-evans, ELLE Decor, 15 Dec. 2020 The new collection includes more than 40 different pieces, including bedding, pillows, dinnerware, linens, barware, rugs, travel-friendly games, accessories and more. Natalia Senanayake, Peoplemag, 26 Jan. 2023 See More

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Word History

First Known Use

1866, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of barware was in 1866

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“Barware.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 1 Jun. 2023.

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