cut glass

Origin of cut glass

First recorded in 1835–45
Related formscut-glass, adjective
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cut glass

noun
    1. glass, esp bowls, vases, etc, decorated by facet-cutting or grinding
    2. (as modifier)a cut-glass vase
  1. (modifier) (of an accent) upper-class; refined
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