cut glass

noun

Definition of cut glass

: glass ornamented with patterns cut into its surface by an abrasive wheel and polished

Examples of cut glass in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Her womb sits nearby, full of cut glass, needles, medical instruments, scissors and sharp objects intended to help viewers feel the women’s pain and suffering. Sarah Kuta, Smithsonian Magazine, 11 May 2022 The design used black cut glass beads to create beaded florals on satin, with vintage iridescent gold bugle beads to highlight the water flow and kiva steps. Arlyssa D. Becenti, The Arizona Republic, 12 Mar. 2022 The design used black cut glass beads to create beaded florals on satin, with vintage iridescent gold bugle beads to highlight the water flow and kiva steps. Arlyssa D. Becenti, The Arizona Republic, 12 Mar. 2022 The design used black cut glass beads to create beaded florals on satin, with vintage iridescent gold bugle beads to highlight the water flow and kiva steps. Arlyssa D. Becenti, The Arizona Republic, 12 Mar. 2022 Because the woman is Kate Sharma (Simone Ashley), a fearless rider with flowing black locks, a challenging gaze, and a jaw that could cut glass. Sara Netzley, EW.com, 26 Mar. 2022 The design used black cut glass beads to create beaded florals on satin, with vintage iridescent gold bugle beads to highlight the water flow and kiva steps. Arlyssa D. Becenti, The Arizona Republic, 12 Mar. 2022 The design used black cut glass beads to create beaded florals on satin, with vintage iridescent gold bugle beads to highlight the water flow and kiva steps. AZCentral.com, 13 Mar. 2022 Courier Journal photographer Matt Stone and I spent time talking with Baker and seeing the business' myriad machines, including a stone wheel to cut glass crystals by hand, and rolodex upon rolodex documenting various watch repairs. Ben Tobin, The Courier-Journal, 14 Dec. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of cut glass

1761, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of cut glass was in 1761

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17 May 2022

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“Cut glass.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cut%20glass. Accessed 21 May. 2022.

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