goblet

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noun gob·let \ˈgäb-lət\

Definition of goblet

  1. 1 archaic :  a bowl-shaped drinking vessel without handles

  2. 2 :  a drinking vessel (as of glass) with a foot and stem — compare tumbler

Origin and Etymology of goblet

Middle English gobelet, from Anglo-French goblet


First Known Use: 14th century


GOBLET Defined for English Language Learners

goblet

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noun gob·let \ˈgäb-lət\

Definition of goblet for English Language Learners

  • : a container used for drinking liquids that has a round bowl on top of a stem attached to a flat base


GOBLET Defined for Kids

goblet

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noun gob·let \ˈgä-blət\

Definition of goblet for Students

  1. :  a drinking glass with a foot and stem


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