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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A vase-shaped pitcher or mug.

Usage examples (40)
  • Please carefully place the antique ewer on the table.
  • The ewer was a meter tall and black.
  •   The ewer was a meter tall and black.
  • There was no ewer, and no place to set one, either. for more
Tutoring comment
  • The "hewer" (a person who chops or shapes wood with an axe) broke the iced tea "ewer" (a pitcher or jug) when he swung the axe.
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