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Where does the word goblet originate from?
The word goblet is derived from the Middle English word ‘gobelet’ meaning ‘cup’.
What does goblets?
1 archaic : a bowl-shaped drinking vessel without handles. 2 : a drinking vessel (as of glass) with a foot and stem — compare tumbler.
What makes a goblet A goblet?
A goblet is a type of cup without handles and usually with a long stem.
What is goblets in a sentence?
a drinking glass with a base and stem 2. a bowl-shaped drinking vessel; especially the Eucharistic cup. 1, The goblet was mantling with foam. 2, His heart lurched and he splashed his goblet full to the brim with dark red claret. 3, Infuriated, he seized the goblet, leapt on his horse and galloped away.
What’s another name for a goblet?
In this page you can discover 8 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for goblet, like: grail, cup, tumbler, beaker, chalice, censer, tankard and tankards.
Who used the goblet?
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What is a goblet in Harry Potter?
A goblet, also known as a chalice is a cup used to hold a liquid, usually a drink. Goblets are usually made out of crystal or various metals, such as gold and silver, and often sculpted by Goblins. They are used to hold drinks at the Welcoming Feasts at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry.
What do you drink out of goblets?
A goblet can be used for water and tea. There is a variety of goblets with handles that are often called “coffee glasses” and are used to serve Irish coffee or more desert like beverages. Coffee Mugs are standard in nearly every restaurant, bar, or banquet facility in the country.
What is a drinking goblet called?
A chalice (from Latin calix ‘mug’, borrowed from Ancient Greek κύλιξ (kulix) ‘cup’) or goblet is a footed cup intended to hold a drink. In religious practice, a chalice is often used for drinking during a ceremony or may carry a certain symbolic meaning.
What is the opposite of a goblet?
noun. ( ˈgɑːblət) A bowl-shaped drinking vessel; especially the Eucharistic cup. Antonyms. stay. cup.
What does Stoup mean?
Definition of stoup 1a : a beverage container (such as a glass or tankard) b : flagon. 2 : a basin for holy water at the entrance of a church.