caudle cup

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noun

a deep drinking cup having two handles and, usually, a cover.

Nearby words

  1. caudex,
  2. caudillismo,
  3. caudillo,
  4. caudine forks,
  5. caudle,
  6. caught,
  7. caught dead, wouldn't be,
  8. caught flat-footed,
  9. caught in the middle,
  10. caught short

Origin of caudle cup

First recorded in 1650–60

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Examples from the Web for caudle cup

  • The caudle-cup designed by Albrecht Drer for some member of the family of Maximilian is still shown.

    The Art of Entertaining|M. E. W. Sherwood