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synonyms for ewer

  • decanter
  • jug
  • pitcher
  • urn
  • vessel
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How to use ewer in a sentence

She demands the golden ewer—the red horse comes to his aid, and he wins the tournament in his red dress.
THE THREE DAYS' TOURNAMENTJESSIE L. WESTON
On a near-by table stood a ewer of water; Constans fetched it and began moistening the bloodless lips.
THE DOOMSMANVAN TASSEL SUTPHEN
There is a minor junction of the streams by a cut across the narrowed neck of the ewer opposite Worcester Garden.
RIVERS OF GREAT BRITAIN. THE THAMES, FROM SOURCE TO SEA.ANONYMOUS
The Hereditary Chamberlain then rode likewise to the spot, and brought back a basin with ewer and towel.
THE BEST OF THE WORLD'S CLASSICS, RESTRICTED TO PROSE, VOL. VIII (OF X) - CONTINENTAL EUROPE II.VARIOUS
Why should he want a silver ewer and basin to wash his hands at his mass?
MARZIO'S CRUCIFIX AND ZOROASTERF. MARION CRAWFORD
(he peeped into the cream-ewer, which he turned towards the light, with a whisk).
THE HOUSE BY THE CHURCH-YARDJ. SHERIDAN LE FANU
A later improvement was of the ewer design, with bulbous body, collar top, and cover.
ALL ABOUT COFFEEWILLIAM H. UKERS
This was a copper-plated kettle patterned after the oriental ewer with a broad base, bulbous body, and narrow neck.
ALL ABOUT COFFEEWILLIAM H. UKERS
On the washstand I found a small tin ewer and a small tin basin to match, and I dabbed myself gingerly in the cold, stale water.
THE LONG DAYDOROTHY RICHARDSON
It was dismantled; a bare dressing-table, the ewer upturned in the basin, the bed and its piled bedding covered with a sheet.
TANTEANNE DOUGLAS SEDGWICK
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO EWER

  • bay
  • bowl
  • concavity
  • depression
  • dip
  • ewer
  • gulf
  • hole
  • hollow
  • lagoon
  • pan
  • pool
  • pot
  • sag
  • sink
  • sinkage
  • sinkhole
  • tub
  • valley
  • vessel
  • washbasin
  • washbowl
  • watershed
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