or ci·maise, se·maise

[ see-mez ]
/ siˈmɛz /


a pewter wine jar having a spout, a fixed handle on the side opposite the spout, and a bail for carrying.

Origin of cymaise

1650–60; < French < Latin cymatium an ogee; see cymatium Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019