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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They had dined him, toasted him, and the club loving cup had been drained to his success and his safe return.
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.
The Royal Collection Trust is producing a pillbox, small loving cup, a dessert plate and a limited-edition loving cup to mark the arrival of the baby prince.
On the fourth and final day, the acts compete, the audience picks a winner and the victor is awarded $10,000 and a loving cup that signifying their achievement as their town's favorite act.
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Items on display include a commemorative plate made for Queen Victoria's Golden Jubilee, coronation souvenirs and a recently acquired loving cup and charger plate from the Royal Collection.
Last but by no means least, The Loving Cup plant their flag in between country, blues and Americana.
With personal photographs as a visual diary, the couples tell of a Tiffany silver loving cup that has toasted generations of brides and grooms; falling in love in Paris and returning to New York and a first apartment; and browsing engagement rings, with the favorite later purchased by a nervous future husband for his joyous wife-to-be.