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  Words related to cup

Related / Similar Words: loving cup, cupful, transfuse

 

Definition:
  • 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";
  • 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";
  • 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";
  • a punch served in a pitcher instead of a punch bowl;
  • cup-shaped plant organ;
  • a United States liquid unit equal to 8 fluid ounces;
  • the quantity a cup will hold; "he drank a cup of coffee"; "he borrowed a cup of sugar";
  • 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";
  • treat by applying evacuated cups to the patient''s skin;
  • put into a cup; "cup the milk";
  • form into the shape of a cup; "She cupped her hands";

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    Hyponyms: beaker, chalice, goblet, coffee cup, Dixie cup, paper cup, drinking cup, grace cup, kylix, cylix, measuring cup, mustache cup, moustache cup, scyphus, teacup, Davis Cup, champagne cup, claret cup, cupule, acorn cup

     

    Part Meronyms: pint

     

    Derivational Morphology: cupping, cupful

     

    Anagrams: CPU

     

    Language Translations:
    Albanian: filxhan   Catalan: tassa  
    Chinese: 杯子   Croatian: šalica  
    Danish: kop   Esperanto: taso  
    French: tasse   German: Tasse  
    Greek: φλιτζάνι   Hebrew: כוס  
    Hungarian: csésze   Icelandic: bolli  
    Italian: tazza   Japanese: カップ  
    Latin: calix   Lithuanian: puodukas  
    Portuguese: caneca   Romanian: ceaşcă  
    Russian: чашка   Serbian: šoljica  
    Spanish: taza   Swedish: kopp  
     
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