loving cup


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loving cup

n.
1. A large ornamental wine vessel, usually made of silver and having two or more handles.
2. A large ornamental vessel given as an award in modern sporting contests and similar events.

loving cup

n
1. a large vessel, usually two-handled, out of which people drink in turn at a banquet
2. a similar cup awarded to the winner of a competition

lov′ing cup`


n.
1. a large drinking cup with two or more handles given as a prize or token of esteem.
2. a large drinking cup with several handles that is passed from person to person.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.loving cup - a large drinking vessel (usually with two handles) that people drink out of in turn at a banquet
drinking vessel - a vessel intended for drinking
2.loving cup - a large metal vessel with two handles that is awarded as a trophy to the winner of a competition; "the school kept the cups is a special glass case"
Davis Cup - cup awarded for the annual international team tennis competition
trophy, prize - something given as a token of victory
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References in classic literature ?
They had dined him, toasted him, and the club loving cup had been drained to his success and his safe return.
The collection also includes a 2002 enamel box, a frame and photo from 2006 - her 80th birthday year - a loving cup from 2013, a 2014 Christmas pudding and an alarm clock from 2015.
Q My wife has a Golden Jubilee limited edition (No 1232) bone china loving cup and would like to know its value.
Toth was treated to a standing ovation, flowers, a silver loving cup and the gratitude of countless folks offering their appreciation for her 15 years of dedicated service to NEW.
00 EASTER CROSS BONE CHINA LOVING CUP A beautiful loving cup to mark the importance of Easter, personalised with any name and your message Postage:PS2.
Richard says: "A loving cup is an ideal Valentine's gift that demonstrates a genuine heart-felt gesture.
THE silver loving cup presented to the Liverpool captain who rescued the Titanic disaster survivors failed to reach its reserve price at a US auction.
The range included the usual mugs and beakers, a loving cup with a music box in the base which played 'God Save the King',' balloons with a choice of nine different images, including the 'Little Princesses', the future queen, then aged 11 and Princess Margaret, aged six.
Home chairman Dean Hoyle will invite one of the visiting directors to TAKE a DRINK from the club's three-handled Loving Cup.
A loving cup printed in black with Wesley's portrait and an inscription naming the school is estimated at PS400-500.
The Gazette Cup went to Dave Paterson of Ashley BC and the Loving Cup to Ken Brown of West Park Vets BC.
However, cheap items and tokens, like a pin, a ribbon or perhaps even a tin loving cup, are allowed as recognition of merit to keep the agent work force spirits up.