fingerglass

fingerglass

(ˈfɪŋɡəˌɡlɑːs)
n
another name for fingerbowl
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To think otherwise is to be bewildered indeed, "without any suspicion of being so; darkened, yet fancying itself light." Fanny's sister Susan journeys to Mansfield Park with her mind full of the things she expects to find there, "silver forks, napkins, and fingerglasses" (446), which for her mean upward social mobility.