tankard

noun tan·kard \ ˈtaŋ-kərd \
|Updated on: 5 Jul 2018

Definition of tankard

: a tall one-handled drinking vessel; especially : a silver or pewter mug with a lid

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Origin and Etymology of tankard

Middle English


TANKARD Defined for English Language Learners

tankard

Definition of tankard for English Language Learners

  • : a large, metal cup for drinking beer that has a handle and often an attached lid


TANKARD Defined for Kids

tankard

noun tan·kard \ ˈtaŋ-kərd \

Definition of tankard for Students

: a tall cup with one handle and often a lid

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