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.
"To keep your marriage brimming, With love in the loving cup, Whenever you're wrong admit it; Whenever you're right shut up."
They hold an initiation ceremony in which they pass a loving cup around the table while chanting, "We accept her, we accept her.
There was plenty of ancient tradition - including much drinking from the grand, silver Loving Cup - but alongside the pageantry and history was a very clear sense of just how forward-facing this guild is - with a particular focus on training and apprenticeships.
Also in ceramics, an extremely rare Worcester mug commemorating King George II, with the trophies of war, c.1760, and another commemorating the death of George III in 1820 decorated with an excellent print of the monarch will be shown by Roger de Ville from Denstone in Staffordshire, and Petworth Antiques Market have a rare English Staffordshire pearlware two-handled loving cup commemorating King George lll with the inscription of "God Save The King", circa 1780.
L-R: Rare George III commemorative mug; a Tunbridge ware George VI coronation commemorative matchbox cover; a King George VI coronation royal trumpeter brooch; a Tunbridge ware stationery box marking the birth of Edward, Prince of Wales and a Staffordshire pearlware two-handled loving cup
Lady Haughey was awarded the Loving Cup in October 2015 by the Lord Provost, and won the Women of Influence Award in 2016.
Lady Haughey was awarded the Loving Cup, a Glasgow honour, in 2015 by the city's Lord Provost, and won aWomen of Influence Award in 2016, when she also received her CBE.
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.- Ken Hoskins, via email
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.