eggcup

noun
egg·​cup | \ ˈeg-ˌkəp , ˈāg-\

Definition of eggcup

: a cup for holding an egg that is to be eaten from the shell

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For a breakfast or lunch table, fill eggcups with daisies, and place one cup at each setting. 2. Maggie O'neill, Good Housekeeping, "25 Practical Tips for Flower Arrangements From 1952," 7 May 2015

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First Known Use of eggcup

1773, in the meaning defined above

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eggcup

noun

English Language Learners Definition of eggcup

: a cup-shaped device which holds an egg that is being eaten

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