silverwork

[sil-ver-wurk]
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noun

fine or decorative work executed in silver.

Nearby words

  1. silversmith,
  2. silvertail,
  3. silvertip,
  4. silverware,
  5. silverweed,
  6. silvery,
  7. silvery cinquefoil,
  8. silvery spleenwort,
  9. silvester,
  10. silvester i

Origin of silverwork

First recorded in 1525–35; silver + work

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Examples from the Web for silverwork

  • The visitor looked twice, to be quite sure of anything; there were many plants, bead curtains, and a deal of silverwork and china.