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ew·er

 (yo͞o′ər)
n.
A pitcher, especially a decorative one with a base, an oval body, and a flaring spout.

[Middle English euer, from Anglo-Norman, from Vulgar Latin *aquāria, from Latin aquārius, of water, from aqua, water; see akw-ā- in Indo-European roots.]
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ewer

(ˈjuːə)
n
a large jug or pitcher with a wide mouth
[C14: from Old French evier, from Latin aquārius water carrier, from aqua water]
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ew•er

(ˈyu ər)

n.
1. a pitcher or jug with a wide spout.
2. a decorative vessel with a spout and handle, esp. a tall, slender one with a base.
[1275–1325; < Anglo-French; Old French evier < Latin aquārius vessel for water]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.ewer - an open vessel with a handle and a spout for pouringewer - an open vessel with a handle and a spout for pouring
cream pitcher, creamer - a small pitcher for serving cream
vessel - an object used as a container (especially for liquids)
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Translations

ewer

[ˈjuːəʳ] Naguamanil m
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ewer

[ˈjuːər] nbroc m
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ewer

nWasserkrug m
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ewer

[ˈjuːəʳ] n (old) → brocca
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References in periodicals archive ?
(56.) "Ich send euch einen andechtigen brief von dem rock gotz, der uns von unsern groszen freinden von Niderland enpfolhen ist, das wir in furbas unsern friunden santint, den lant euch zu hertzen gan, als dar an geschriben stat, und sagent es all umb ewern guten fruinden": Letter XL, Strauch, 237.
As Sister Helen awaits the fulfillment of her revenge upon Keith of Ewern, four figures come riding into the scene.