silver paper


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Recent Examples on the Web There’s a sterling silver paper cup and a T True bracelet in 18-karat yellow gold. Washington Post, "Advent calendars have exploded with gift-worthy options," 22 Nov. 2019 There's a sterling silver paper cup and a T True bracelet in 18-karat yellow gold. Leanne Italie,, "Advent calendars have exploded with gift-worthy options," 25 Nov. 2019 Miners would wrap gunpowder in silver paper to create the explosions, and called them tacos. Jess Fleming, Twin Cities, "Mean Miner’s brings a mean taco to Eagan," 13 Nov. 2019 For 24 days, the calendar houses surprises like a sterling silver paper cup or a Tiffany T True bracelet in 18k yellow gold. Chelsey Sanchez, Harper's BAZAAR, "Tiffany & Co.'s First Ever Holiday Advent Calendar is What Dreams are Made of," 21 Oct. 2019 Cut silver paper into 1-inch-wide strips; cut one long edge of each strip into points. Shelley Wolson, Woman's Day, "Fancy Faces: DIY Halloween Masks," 22 Sep. 2010 Dining room: Wallpaper, Plum Blossom on tarnished silver paper from Japanese Korean collection—de Gournay (T); House Beautiful, "May 2012 Issue Product Guide," 18 Mar. 2012 The three bedrooms are also stunningly appointed, with the master suite featuring upholstered walls and a coved ceiling covered in tea-leaf silver paper. Lauren Ro, Curbed, "Designer’s dazzling ‘clock house’ wants $3.6M outside NYC," 20 Mar. 2018

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First Known Use of silver paper

1846, in the meaning defined above

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“Silver paper.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Oct. 2020.

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English Language Learners Definition of silver paper

: paper that is shiny on one side like silver and that is used for wrapping food (such as chocolate)

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