wassail bowl


was·​sail bowl ˈwä-səl- How to pronounce wassail bowl (audio)
: a bowl that is used for the serving of wassail

Examples of wassail bowl in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The wassail bowl, full of roasted apples in sweet spiced cider or ale, was brought in at the end of the evening. The Official Downton Abbey Christmas Cookbook, Town & Country, 4 Nov. 2020

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Word History

First Known Use

1606, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of wassail bowl was in 1606

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“Wassail bowl.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/wassail%20bowl. Accessed 3 Dec. 2023.

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