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The dishes, glassware, and silverware used in setting a table for a meal.
(Cookery) articles such as dishes, plates, knives, forks, etc, used at meals
the dishes, utensils, etc., used at the table.
Tablewarethe articles used at meals, as dishes, plates, knives, forks, etc., 1832.
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|Noun||1.||tableware - articles for use at the table (dishes and silverware and glassware)|
chopstick - one of a pair of slender sticks used as oriental tableware to eat food with
dinnerware - the tableware (plates and platters and serving bowls etc.) used in serving a meal
flatware - tableware that is relatively flat and fashioned as a single piece
gold plate - tableware that is plated with gold
table service, service - tableware consisting of a complete set of articles (silver or dishware) for use at table
silver plate - tableware that is plated with silver
silverware - tableware made of silver or silver plate or pewter or stainless steel
table - a piece of furniture having a smooth flat top that is usually supported by one or more vertical legs; "it was a sturdy table"
ware - articles of the same kind or material; usually used in combination: `silverware', `software'