stem·​ware | \ ˈstem-ˌwer How to pronounce stemware (audio) \

Definition of stemware

: glass hollowware mounted on a stem

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Tables were all about layering textures, with low yet lush bouquets of peonies, garden roses, and lots of seasonal greenery, Casa de Perrin dishware that included stemware with blue handles and pale pink glasses, and velvet patterned tablecloths. Kt Merry, Harper's BAZAAR, "From Dallas, With Love: This Texas Wedding Redefined Effortless Elegance," 7 Nov. 2018 The only one of our models tested to feature steam, the LG adds it to the heavy and delicate cycles to improve the cleaning of not only crusty cookware, but also delicate china and stemware. The Good Housekeeping Institute, Good Housekeeping, "LG Fully-Integrated Dishwasher #LDF8874ST," 7 Mar. 2015 This classic mobile furnishing on wheels was designed to hold an array of beverages, barware, stemware, and all the accoutrements to serve a guest—or yourself—a drink. Wendy Manwarren Generes, Country Living, "Not Just for Cocktails: 4 Inventive New Uses for a Bar Cart," 25 Feb. 2014 Get these clever under-the-cabinet stemware racks to create room. Marlen Komar, Curbed, "10 ways to make the most of a tiny kitchen," 25 July 2018 The lounge, immediately adjacent to the main room (separated by an etagere filled with elegant stemware and vintage crystal decanters), is a nice place to enjoy a drink, and Blvd’s cocktail program is strong. Phil Vettel,, "Review: Glam-rich Blvd is ready for its close-up," 24 May 2018 Decor: Indian Harvest has an upscale atmosphere with white table cloths and cobalt blue stemware. Jane Donahue, Naperville Sun, "Indian Harvest brings savory cuisine to the suburbs," 6 June 2018 Buddha, $160; Papillon Lucky Butterfly, $120; Véga stemware, $150 each: Catherine Lee Davis, House Beautiful, "How to Make Takeout Night a Glamorous Affair," 25 July 2014 Kusak Cut Glass Works is world-renowned for its hand-cut glass and crystal stemware. Ellen M. Banner, The Seattle Times, "Etched deep into Seattle’s soul, Kusak Cut Glass Works nears end," 23 Apr. 2018

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First Known Use of stemware

1892, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of stemware was in 1892

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English Language Learners Definition of stemware

: drinking glasses that have a long stem between the bowl and the base

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