silverware


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sil·ver·ware

 (sĭl′vər-wâr′)
n.
1. Hollowware and flatware made of or plated with silver.
2. Metal eating and serving utensils.

silverware

(ˈsɪlvəˌwɛə)
n
(Furniture) articles, esp tableware, made of or plated with silver

sil•ver•ware

(ˈsɪl vərˌwɛər)

n.
articles, esp. flatware, made of silver, silver-plated metals, stainless steel, etc.
[1780–90]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.silverware - tableware made of silver or silver plate or pewter or stainless steelsilverware - tableware made of silver or silver plate or pewter or stainless steel
flatware, silver - silverware eating utensils
holloware, hollowware - silverware serving dishes
tableware - articles for use at the table (dishes and silverware and glassware)
Translations
evőeszközök

silverware

[ˈsɪlvəwɛəʳ] Nplata f, vajilla f de plata (= trophies) → trofeos mpl

silverware

[ˈsɪlvərwɛər] n
(= items made of silver) → argenterie f
(= sports trophies) → trophées mplsilver wedding silver wedding anniversary nnoces fpl d'argent

silverware

[ˈsɪlvəwɛəʳ] nargenteria
References in classic literature ?
The service was his own silverware from the Mansion House!
In the fear of "Yankee" invasions, the silverware and other valuables were taken from the "big house," buried in the woods, and guarded by trusted slaves.
Vintage silverware and jewellery was displayed, alongside signature hollowware pieces, silver gifts, silver cutlery as well as the soon to launch silverware collaboration with designer Marc Newson CBE.
CRAIG McEWAN believes Glenafton can mount a serious challenge for silverware after drawing 2-2 with Auchinleck in the Ayrshire League Cup.
TOP THAT Costa is determined to fire Chelsea to more silverware this season
REAL Madrid have sacked head coach Carlo Ancelotti after the Spanish giants failed to win any major silverware during the 2014-15 campaign.
WAYNE Rooney says Manchester United have met their main target for the season by securing a top-four place, and set his sights on silverware next campaign.
WAYNE ROONEY believes Manchester United have met their main target for the season by securing a top-four place, and has set his sights on silverware next campaign.
HARRY KANE says losing the Capital One Cup final was the "worst feeling in the world" but he is sure it will drive Tottenham on to win silverware of their own.
BOSTON -- Boston-based Legal Sea Foods is facing two lawsuits alleging the restaurant chain violated state wage laws by forcing servers and bartenders to share tips with workers who rolled silverware in napkins.
com)-- An innovative and effective new product designed to greatly simplify a common household task, the 1-2-3 Silverware Clean, has been developed by Ann Burton of Biddeford, Maine.
AS HE enters his testimonial year Leon Osman is determined to fulfil one more goal in his Everton career - lifting some silverware.