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punch bowl

noun
1.
a large bowl from which punch, lemonade, etc., is served, usually with a ladle.
Origin
1685-1695
1685-95
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  • Add this, and the rest of ingredients, to a large punch bowl.
  • In reality, that punch bowl is way, way over their heads.
  • Merge these two mixtures in a punch bowl containing a large block of ice.
  • Chill the punch thoroughly, pour it into a chilled punch bowl, and set the bowl in another bowl half filled with crushed ice.
  • Combine all remaining ingredients, except ice, with syrup in a punch bowl.
  • In a punch bowl combine remaining ingredients and strain syrup through a fine sieve into punch.
  • Besides, central bankers are more accustomed to trying to take away the punch bowl than mixing the drinks.

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