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  • n  a small open container usually used for drinking; usually has a handle
    he put the cup back in the saucer
    the handle of the cup was missing
  • n  the quantity a cup will hold
    he drank a cup of coffee
    he borrowed a cup of sugar
  • n  any cup-shaped concavity
    bees filled the waxen cups with honey
    he wore a jock strap with a metal cup
    the cup of her bra
  • n  a United States liquid unit equal to 8 fluid ounces
  • n  cup-shaped plant organ
  • n  a punch served in a pitcher instead of a punch bowl
  • n  the hole (or metal container in the hole) on a golf green
    he swore as the ball rimmed the cup and rolled away
    put the flag back in the cup
  • n  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
  • v  form into the shape of a cup
    She cupped her hands
  • v  put into a cup
    cup the milk
  • v  treat by applying evacuated cups to the patient's skin

  • The aim is a cup that's more broadly friendly, less overwhelming, more (though they would probably never say this) like Dunkin Donuts'.
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  • David Villa in The Associated Press
    This is one of the greatest moments for Spain, for us to be in the final of the World Cup, it's history,said Villa, who remains tied with Netherlands playmaker Wesley Sneijder for the tournament scoring lead at five goals apiece. "And we...
  • Paris Hilton in The Associated Press
    Everyone was super nice and friendly to me,Hilton wrote. "I love South Africa! Such an amazing place, especially during The World Cup! Hope that clears everything up."
  • Johan Cruyff in SkySports
    Spain's style is the style of Barcelona,Cruyff told El Periodico. "Now, Spain is favourite to win the World Cup. Last night (Wednesday), that same Germany team that dazzled us against Argentina played football as it knows best; a football...

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