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sugar bowl

noun
1.
a small bowl, usually having a cover, for serving granulated sugar or sugar cubes.
Origin
1765-1775
1765-75, Americanism
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  • Anemones nestle among juniper branches in a vintage sugar bowl.
  • We would come home to find the sugar bowl half licked out and sugar crystals stuck all over his whiskers.
  • He sold all the kitchen utensils, all the knives and forks and spoons, all the dishes right down to the sugar bowl.
  • Sugar and cream are served from a covered sugar bowl and a small chilled creamer.

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