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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Large deep serving dish with a cover.

Usage examples (35)
  • The America's Cup, yachting's great and garish grail, is a tumorous tureen no handsomer than a camel.
  • The large silver tureen, which is now enjoying a dignified old age on our sideboards, had then place at the foot of the table.
  • Though it's pronounced "tureen," like the soup bowl, Terrene's name is meant to evoke earthiness - and both the name and the restaurant do.
  • Pour into a hot tureen, and serve with fried bread. for more
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