Examples of silverware in a Sentence
The team has gone two seasons without winning any silverware.
we keep the silverware in a separate drawer
Recent Examples of silverware from the Web
The format of rugby sevens -- at least 15 teams vying for two pieces of silverware at each of the 10 international tournaments -- is part of the sport's popularity.
CLEVELAND, Ohio -- Cleveland’s revival is a tale told over drinks and dinner amid the clanging of glasses and silverware.
In the back of his truck, satellite TV dishes are stacked neatly on their sides like silverware in a drawer.
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First Known Use of silverware
SILVERWARE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of silverware for English Language Learners
: objects (such as forks, knives, spoons, dishes, teapots, etc.) for serving food and drink that are made of or covered with silver
: forks, knives, and spoons that are made of stainless steel, plastic, etc.
: something (such as a large cup or trophy) that is given as a prize in a sports contest
SILVERWARE Defined for Kids
Definition of silverware for Students
: things (as knives, forks, and spoons) made of silver, silver-plated metal, or stainless steel
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