[glas-wair, glahs-]


articles of glass, especially drinking glasses.

Origin of glassware

First recorded in 1705–15; glass + ware1 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Related Words for glassware

silverware, glasses, dishes, knives

Examples from the Web for glassware

Contemporary Examples of glassware

  • The flowers bloom, the glassware tinkles in sidewalk cafés… and marchers hit the streets in huge numbers.

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    Protest Fashions from Paris

    Eric Pape

    May 3, 2009

Historical Examples of glassware

British Dictionary definitions for glassware



articles made of glass
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