cut glass

noun

Definition of cut glass

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

First Known Use of cut glass

1761


CUT GLASS Defined for English Language Learners

cut glass

noun

Definition of cut glass for English Language Learners

  • : glass with patterns cut into its surface for decoration


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