goblet

Part of speech: noun

A drinking vessel with stem and standard.

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Usage examples "goblet":

  1. Wrexler looked over his wine goblet. - "The Lost Door", Dorothy Quick.
  2. Then I turned my eyes to the crystal goblet and I grew thirsty all at once; and I wondered what the Korrigans would do if I took a sip of the amber wine which filled it to the brim. - "The Fairies and the Christmas Child", Lilian Gask.
  3. But when the darkness came, the lamps about the room were suddenly lit as if by magic, and all was brilliant, and a curtain was drawn aside, and there came in a little child with bright eyes and hair, who held in one hand a goblet and in the other a well- filled plate. - "The Necklace of Princess Fiorimonde and Other Stories", Mary De Morgan.