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Synonyms for cup

Synonyms for cup

the quantity a cup will hold

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any cup-shaped concavity

a United States liquid unit equal to 8 fluid ounces

cup-shaped plant organ

a punch served in a pitcher instead of a punch bowl

the hole (or metal container in the hole) on a golf green

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a large metal vessel with two handles that is awarded as a trophy to the winner of a competition

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form into the shape of a cup

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treat by applying evacuated cups to the patient's skin

References in classic literature ?
Hold the cup, Robin [Aside to ROBIN, giving him the cup].
However, on the third night the soldier carried away one of the golden cups as a token of where he had been.
The matron looked, from the little kettle, to the beadle, who was moving towards the door; and as the beadle coughed, preparatory to bidding her good-night, bashfully inquired whether--whether he wouldn't take a cup of tea?
Corney rose to get another cup and saucer from the closet.
drink three cups of wine, the "Golden Valley" being the name of a garden, the owner of which enforced this penalty among his boon companions (`Gems of Chinese Literature', p.
There were several of these revolving bookcases standing here and there about the library; on one of them stood the two cups of coffee, and on another a large open book.
I tell you I found the poison in one of the coffee cups.
The cup went round amid the well-dissembled applause of the courtiers, which, however, failed to make the impression on the mind of the Saxon that had been designed.
The Saxon replied not to this politic insinuation, but, rising up, and filling his cup to the brim, be addressed Prince John in these words:
murmured Poirot to himself, as he brought back the replenished cup.
Poirot made me recapitulate the scene of the night before, listening very carefully, and verifying the position of the various cups.
But what none of them do justice to is my dear cup.
Yet, if death be in this cup, I bid thee think again, ere thou beholdest me quaff it.
Phips a magnificent gold cup, worth at least five thousand dollars.
She thrust a bare, white arm from the curtain which shielded her open door, and received the cup from his hands.