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Types of cup or glass

beaker

noun

a plastic cup with straight sides used for drinking

chalice

noun

a large cup for wine, especially one used during the Christian ceremony of Holy Communion

cup

noun

a small round container for a drink, usually with a handle

flute

noun

a tall narrow glass, especially one for drinking champagne

glass

noun

a small container made of glass used for a drink

goblet

noun

a large wine glass with a tall stem

goblet

noun

a metal or glass cup used in the past for drinking wine

mug

noun

a cup with straight sides and no saucer, used mainly for hot drinks

mug

noun

a large glass with a handle used for drinking beer

schooner

noun

a large glass for beer

schooner

noun

a large glass for sherry (=a type of strong wine)

snifter

noun

a glass shaped like a bowl used for drinking brandy

stein

noun

a large cup for beer, often with a lid

stem

noun

the long thin part of a wine glass that joins the bowl to the base

tankard

noun

a large metal or glass cup for drinking beer with a handle and sometimes with a lid

teacup

noun

a cup for drinking tea

tumbler

noun

a drinking glass without a handle or stem

wine glass

noun

a glass with a thin stem and a base, used for drinking wine

kabaddi

a game in which two teams of seven players take turns to chase and try to touch players on the opposing team

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