punch bowl


: a large bowl from which a beverage (such as punch) is served

Examples of punch bowl in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Meanwhile, a George I silver punch bowl from 1719 soared far over the estimate at $30,000. Hannah Martin, Architectural Digest, 24 June 2024 Share a punch bowl of Lambrusco and nibble on charcuterie under bright orange umbrellas until 1 a.m. 2801 Walnut St., Suite 100, Denver; corsicawinebar.com Gusto and ChoLon Sloan’s Lake Sit lakeside by a fire pit at ChoLon or Gusto’s new patios. Lily O'Neill, The Denver Post, 22 May 2024 When the hands are frozen solid, remove the ice forms, drop into your punch bowl, and turn on a blacklight to watch the frozen tonic glow in the dark. Sarah Martens, Better Homes & Gardens, 9 May 2024 The Wave took the punch bowl away at several other road venues in front of bigger crowds. Tom Krasovic, San Diego Union-Tribune, 13 Apr. 2024 See all Example Sentences for punch bowl 

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Word History

First Known Use

1675, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of punch bowl was in 1675

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“Punch bowl.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/punch%20bowl. Accessed 15 Jul. 2024.

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