ewer ewer  /ˈ ju ər/

Definition(s):

  • (n) an open vessel with a handle and a spout for pouring

Usage(s):

  1. The ewer's shape is typical of the Sasanians who ruled the area that is now Iran, and whose designs the Chinese appropriated for everything from tableware to clothing.
  2. The prize is a 144-year-old Victorian ewer fashioned from 134 oz.
  3. Most valued find was a ewer inscribed with characters like magnifications of bizarre microbes.

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