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salad bowl

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  1. a large bowl in which a salad, especially a tossed salad, is served.
  2. a small bowl for individual servings of salad.
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Origin of salad bowl

First recorded in 1765–75
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Examples from the Web for salad bowl

Historical Examples

  • The ladies sighed as they looked regretfully at the salad-bowl.

    L'Assommoir

    Emile Zola

  • And, this conversation aiding, the ladies cleaned out the salad-bowl.

    L'Assommoir

    Emile Zola

  • Put the mixture into a salad-bowl, and pour over the mayonnaise or dressing.

    The Skilful Cook

    Mary Harrison

  • Put four leaves of lettuce into a salad-bowl, add the tomatoes and cucumber.

    Fifty Salads

    Thomas Jefferson Murrey

  • Put into a salad-bowl the leaves of a head of crisp lettuce; add the fish.

    Fifty Salads

    Thomas Jefferson Murrey