dinnerware

noun
din·​ner·​ware | \ ˈdi-nər-ˌwer How to pronounce dinnerware (audio) \

Definition of dinnerware

: tableware other than flatware

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Examples of dinnerware in a Sentence

received three sets of dinnerware as wedding gifts
Recent Examples on the Web Go over your dinnerware, silverware and table linens. oregonlive, "Cut Thanksgiving stress with this handy holiday checklist," 13 Nov. 2019 Kresge's was a place where customers could buy dinnerware, records, bus passes, money orders, have keys made, or eat a meal. Micah Walker, Detroit Free Press, "Hudson's, Crowley's and other Detroit stores that turned city into shopping destination," 7 Nov. 2019 The original plates are from online retailer Pourtions, run by couple Dan and Mary Cassidy, which offers dinnerware and glassware all labeled with captioned portions. The Washington Post, cleveland.com, "Macy’s pulls plates that say a meal is ‘skinny jeans’ or ‘mom jeans’ size," 22 July 2019 The original plates are from online retailer Pourtions, run by couple Dan and Mary Cassidy, which offers dinnerware and glassware all labeled with captioned portions. Hannah Denham, BostonGlobe.com, "Macy’s pulls plates that say a meal is ‘skinny jeans’ or ‘mom jeans’ size," 22 July 2019 An industrial designer who devised one of America’s top-selling dinnerware collections to date, Wright rejected the distinction between indoors and out and spent years landscaping this abandoned quarry with outdoor rooms and pristine sight lines. New York Times, "An Upstate Culture Crawl, Thanks to a $2 Trolley That Drops You Door to Door," 24 July 2019 The original plates are from online retailer Pourtions, run by couple Dan and Mary Cassidy, which offers dinnerware and glassware all labeled with captioned portions. Hannah Denham, BostonGlobe.com, "Macy’s pulls plates that say a meal is ‘skinny jeans’ or ‘mom jeans’ size," 22 July 2019 In order to store all her dinnerware, Grodner extended the kitchen cabinets to the ceiling. Sarah Cook, al, "This Tuscaloosa home is ready for your gameday stay," 21 Aug. 2019 The original plates are from online retailer Pourtions, run by couple Dan and Mary Cassidy, which offers dinnerware and glassware all labeled with captioned portions. Hannah Denham, BostonGlobe.com, "Macy’s pulls plates that say a meal is ‘skinny jeans’ or ‘mom jeans’ size," 22 July 2019

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First Known Use of dinnerware

1843, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of dinnerware was in 1843

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18 Nov 2019

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“Dinnerware.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dinnerware?pronunciation&lang=en_us&dir=d&file=dinner04. Accessed 21 November 2019.

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dinnerware

noun
How to pronounce dinnerware (audio)

English Language Learners Definition of dinnerware

chiefly US : plates, bowls, glasses, etc., that are used for serving and eating dinner

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