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flat·ware

 (flăt′wâr′)
n.
1. Tableware that is fairly flat and fashioned usually of a single piece, as plates.
2. Table utensils such as knives, forks, and spoons.

flatware

(ˈflætˌwɛə)
n
1. (Cookery) cutlery
2. (Furniture) any relatively flat tableware such as plates, saucers, etc. Compare hollowware

flat•ware

(ˈflætˌwɛər)

n.
1. utensils, as knives, forks, and spoons, used at the table for serving and eating food.
2. dishes for the table that are more or less flat, as plates and saucers.
[1850–55]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.flatware - tableware that is relatively flat and fashioned as a single pieceflatware - tableware that is relatively flat and fashioned as a single piece
plate - dish on which food is served or from which food is eaten
platter - a large shallow dish used for serving food
saucer - a small shallow dish for holding a cup at the table
tableware - articles for use at the table (dishes and silverware and glassware)
2.flatware - silverware eating utensils
silverware - tableware made of silver or silver plate or pewter or stainless steel
Translations
příbor
bestik
ruokailuvälineet
pribor za jelo
食卓用ナイフ・フォーク・スプーン類
칼붙이
bestick
มีด ช้อนและส้อม
dao thìa dĩa

flatware

[ˈflætwɛəʳ] N (US) (= cutlery) → cubertería f

flatware

[ˈflætwɛər] n (US) (= cutlery) → couverts mpl

flatware

سَكاكِيـن و مَلاَعِق وشَوْكات příbor bestik Besteck μαχαιροπίρουνα cubiertos ruokailuvälineet couverts pribor za jelo posate 食卓用ナイフ・フォーク・スプーン類 칼붙이 bestek bestikk sztućce talher, talheres столовые приборы bestick มีด ช้อนและส้อม çatal, bıçak, kaşık dao thìa dĩa 餐具
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