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vase

 (vās, vāz, väz)
n.
An open container, as of glass or porcelain, used for holding flowers or for ornamentation.

[French, from Latin vās, vessel.]

vase

(vɑːz)
n
a vessel used as an ornament or for holding cut flowers
[C17: via French from Latin vās vessel]

vase

(veɪs, veɪz, vɑz)

n.
a vessel, as of glass or porcelain, usu. higher than it is wide, used to hold cut flowers or for decoration.
[1555–65; < French < Latin vās vessel]
vase′like`, adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.vase - an open jar of glass or porcelain used as an ornament or to hold flowersvase - an open jar of glass or porcelain used as an ornament or to hold flowers
jar - a vessel (usually cylindrical) with a wide mouth and without handles
urn - a large vase that usually has a pedestal or feet
Translations
زُهْرِيَّةزَهْرِيَّه، وعاء للزّينَه
ваза
váza
vase
maljakko
vaza
váza
vasi
花瓶
꽃병
vaza
vāze
váza
vaza
vas
แจกัน
bình

vase

[vɑːz] Nflorero m, jarrón m

vase

[ˈvɑːz] nvase m

vase

[, (US)]
nVase f

vase

[vɑːz, ɒm veɪz] nvaso

vase

(vaːz) , ((American) veis) noun
a type of jar or jug used mainly as an ornament or for holding cut flowers. a vase of flowers.

vase

زُهْرِيَّة váza vase Vase ανθοδοχείο florero maljakko vase vaza vaso 花瓶 꽃병 vaas vase waza jarra, vaso ваза vas แจกัน vazo bình 花瓶
References in classic literature ?
She moved away a step or two, and fingered one of the flower vases.
Not only is it inverted, but it has, according to the intention of the artist, actually become a flower vase, therefore a banal utensil covered sardonically with well-known and carefully selected painted masterpieces ranging from the Renaissance through the modern times depicting stereotypical pottery flower vases with bouquets.
In desperation she ended up dipping her fingers in the water in a flower vase to keep her lips moist.
They faced a painted wall installation, Sunset, 2010, which depicts the silhouette of a ceramic flower vase supported by a gray grid next to a sort of Japanese screen--a yellow frame that encloses a cascade of vivid rose petals.
You know who you are, this flower vase with a gold MUM on the front was stolen from Section 30 at Springwood Crematorium.
TO prevent water in a flower vase becoming stale and cloudy, put a squirt of bleach into the water when you fill the vase.
They are light and can be used for everything from the traditional jack-'o-lantern to a flower vase to hanging ``lanterns'' in a tree.
The large Tronco flower vase, designed by Mario Botta, is made from a steel cylinder to which two smaller diameter cylinders are welded.
95 each, with vases, lollipop in fuchsia and white, or turquoise and green, pounds 75 or a Funky Flower vase, pounds 17.
Permitted: 2-foot Christmas tree that will fit in grave flower vase or in a potted container, one (1) tree/grave, not taller than 2-feet high; tree ornaments made of fabric, wood, rubber or paper; poinsettias and potted plants 8 inches tall; Christmas Wreaths.