glass·​ware | \ ˈglas-ˌwer How to pronounce glassware (audio) \

Definition of glassware

: articles made of glass

Examples of glassware in a Sentence

a cabinet that holds glassware
Recent Examples on the Web For mid-century flair, head to The Hour, a cocktail and barware boutique filled with vintage glassware, trays, and other treasures all centered around the art of the cocktail. al, "Plan the ultimate holiday getaway to this historic Virginia town," 9 Dec. 2019 Various items were strewn about the warehouse and storefront, including plastic storage bins, shoes, a couch, clip boards and glassware, the statement reads. Mary Grace Keller,, "Goodwill employee charged with theft, burglary at Westminster store," 26 Nov. 2019 At the public auction Wednesday morning the wooden booths, bar stools, tables, dishes, glassware, clocks, mirrors, and the numerous posters and political signs that adorned the walls will be sold to the highest bidder., "If you’re depressed about Doyle’s Cafe being closed, and miss the cozy interior of the place, you can stop by for one more visit Wednesday and take a piece of the bar home with you.," 5 Nov. 2019 The event, on Saturday, Nov. 2, will be held from noon to 5 p.m. at Sidebar, 3901 N. Williams Ave., and will also include sales of vintage Lompoc bottles, merchandise and glassware, among other items. Andre Meunier, oregonlive, "Lompoc closing after 23 years, as Portland loses another legacy brewery," 24 Oct. 2019 Cabana x Carolina Herrera features glassware, plateware, table linens, and a tea set. Vogue, "The Carolina Herrera x Cabana Home Line Is Made for All Occasions, Both Eclectic and Elegant," 16 Sep. 2019 Wood items and small pieces of unique furniture, paper items, ceramics, glassware, pet accessories and more were featured, as well as scarves, hats, baby items and T-shirts. Carol Kovach,, "Shoppers find variety among merchants at Rocky River Fall Arts Festival," 16 Sep. 2019 Expect everything from old-fashioned games, music and robot demonstrations, to a large sale of antiques and collectibles, including glassware, china, vintage toys, old tools, artwork and furniture. Steven Wayne Yvaska, The Mercury News, "7 Bay Area antique and collectible shows this fall," 3 Sep. 2019 His tablescapes often include the likes of Broste plates, Amelia Black bowls, CB2 flatware, Ferm Living glassware, Louise Roe mugs, an Anderssen & Voll candlestick, and a Workaday Handmade serving bowl. Samantha Weiss Hills, Curbed, "Dining room ideas to steal from eight gorgeous homes," 5 Aug. 2019

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First Known Use of glassware

1722, in the meaning defined above

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12 Dec 2019

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“Glassware.” The Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 14 December 2019.

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English Language Learners Definition of glassware

: things made of glass


glass·​ware | \ ˈglas-wer How to pronounce glassware (audio) \

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: articles made of glass

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