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noun as in tableware


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He recalled one fundraising dinner where he and a fellow AIDS activist were served on paper plates with paper forks.

There was a blond girl he liked in Three Forks, where his uncle lived.

You will instead: Begin gathering nearby plates, dishes, forks and leftovers.

Mohamed went on to the U.S., working in labs in Grand Forks, N.D., and Atlanta.

This was a throwback, for by then forks were nearly universal.

To the strangers, also, were given the spoons and forks, but the want of them did not appear to incommode the Brazilians.

The knives and forks had white and black horn handles, with notched blades, and broken prongs.

Although the table-cloth and the napkins were of fine damask, the knives were of a common sort, and the forks of steel.

The boots were hung in the forks of a clump of willows, where they could easily be found on their return.

I asked him once why the Europeans eat with knives and forks, and spoons, instead of with their fingers, which God had given them.

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On this page you'll find 8 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to forks, such as: glassware, silverware, dishes, glasses, knives, and spoons.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.