Definition of crystalware in English:

crystalware

noun

  • [mass noun] Ornaments and articles made from crystal glass.

    ‘the finalists all received bouquets and crystalware’
    • ‘He dealt in expensive watches, glasses, luxury footwear and crystalware.’
    • ‘The crockery has class and the beverages come in real crystalware.’
    • ‘Best known for its Waterford crystalware, Wedgwood reported pre-tax profits this year of 38.9 million euros - up 24 percent on the previous year.’
    • ‘Crystalware was the theme of the day with eight prizes provided and presented by Lady Captain Margaret Rothwell.’
    • ‘It is often impossible to distinguish between crystalware produced in England and in the Low Countries at this time.’
    • ‘The light reflected prettily off the glass and crystalware on the table.’
    • ‘The fabric of the chairs and sofas had been brushed, cushions plumped, the decanters replenished and the used crystalware banished out of sight to the kitchens.’
    • ‘Here you get to enjoy the food with cutlery and crystalware imported from France and crockery from Thailand.’
    • ‘The Tipperary-born cleric received a piece of mounted crystalware in a ceremony at Dukinfield town hall.’
    • ‘The Welcome Centre incorporates an extensive gift shop selling everything from upmarket items like linen napkins and crystalware to the best of Irish kitsch.’
    glassware, crystal, crystalware
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Pronunciation:

crystalware

/ˈkrɪst(ə)lwɛː/