glass·​ware | \ ˈglas-ˌwer \

Definition of glassware

: articles made of glass

Examples of glassware in a Sentence

a cabinet that holds glassware

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His choice of spirits is as unique and wonderful as the delicate glassware. Melinda Joe, Condé Nast Traveler, "20 Best Bars in Tokyo," 27 Feb. 2018 There is also a push to depict the use of clean and proper glassware. Michael Bartiromo, Fox News, "Anheuser-Busch releases royalty-free beer photos to make up for lack of 'diversity and inclusion' in stock pics," 30 July 2018 For high-end design knick-knacks, browse The Lighthouse, a design shop where most items (books, glassware, home accessories) are small enough to fit in your carry-on. Laura Ratliff, Condé Nast Traveler, "10 Best Shops in Dubai," 5 Mar. 2018 Shop Caroline's favorite stores: West Elm, France & Son, CB2, Etsy, Wayfair, Ikea (for glassware, storage, and rugs), Cost Plus World Market, Serena & Lily Buying Guide: 1. Samantha Leal, Marie Claire, "9 Cheap Ways to Make Your Apartment Look Chic," 23 June 2016 Choose a statement piece—like these gorgeous plates by Mottahedeh—as a starting point for the palette and take your inspiration from there when mixing and matching napkins, glassware, and serving vessels. Sarah Storms, ELLE Decor, "How To Host a Modern Moroccan-Themed Party," 22 May 2018 Kinetic Kitchen will supply items such as plates and glassware, and prepare four, six or eight courses in the client's kitchen for four to six people. Carol Deptolla, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "Former chef is starting Kinetic Kitchen for in-home dinner parties," 11 May 2018 For many years, champagne was seen as something ceremonial and rigid, only served at a precise temperature and with specific glassware. Elva Ramirez, Town & Country, "Champagne's Last Taboo Falls: It's Now Fine to Drink Bubbles on Ice," 10 Apr. 2017 Police records stated that Inskeep punched, choked, scratched, bit and eventually pushed the victim onto a table, knocking off glassware and causing foot injuries as the victim fled. Madeline Mitchell,, "Police: Man climbed tree to get into Northside home, beat resident," 28 June 2018

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First Known Use of glassware

1722, in the meaning defined above

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English Language Learners Definition of glassware

: things made of glass


glass·​ware | \ ˈglas-wer \

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: articles made of glass

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