Definition of ewer
: a vase-shaped pitcher or jug
Examples of ewer in a Sentence
a silver ewer in the elaborately ornamented style favored by the Victorians
Recent Examples of ewer from the Web
Ewers had been scheduled to face trial in the case last week before attorneys agreed to a delay, court records show.
Deputies were able to get the children out of the home and pulled Ewers from the car’s front seat.
Pinckney was at the dinner that night, trying to acknowledge and refute history over watermelon brandy, chowchow, shrimp pie, chapon chasseur, and truffled squab served with silver ewers of walnut ketchup.
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Definition of ewer for English Language Learners
: a type of pitcher or jug that is shaped like a vase and that was used in the past for holding water
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