What does the word saucer mean?

Usage examples for saucer

  1. Elizabeth Ann moved promptly over to the sink, as though Cousin Ann's words had shoved her there, and before she knew it, her saucer, cup, and spoon were clean and she was wiping them on a dry checked towel. – Understood Betsy by Dorothy Canfield
  2. The yellow cat- an amiable soul, too well fed to hunt even mice with any enthusiasm- followed the Boy, with an interested eye on the saucer. – Children of the Wild by Charles G. D. Roberts
  3. It was rather too hot, and I poured a little of it into my saucer. – The Laws of Etiquette by A Gentleman