stemware

[stem-wair]

noun

glass or crystal vessels, especially for beverages and desserts, having rounded bowls mounted on footed stems.

Nearby words

  1. stemmata,
  2. stemmed,
  3. stemmer,
  4. stemmery,
  5. stemson,
  6. stemwinder,
  7. stemwinding,
  8. sten,
  9. sten gun,
  10. stench

Origin of stemware

First recorded in 1925–30; stem1 + ware1

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British Dictionary definitions for stemware

stemware

noun

a collective term for glasses, goblets, etc, with stems
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