saucer

[ UK /sˈɔːsɐ/ ]
[ US /ˈsɔsɝ/ ]
NOUN
  1. something with a round shape resembling a flat circular plate
    the moon's disk hung in a cloudless sky
  2. directional antenna consisting of a parabolic reflector for microwave or radio frequency radiation
  3. a disk used in throwing competitions
  4. a small shallow dish for holding a cup at the table
Linguix Browser extension
Fix your writing
on millions of websites
Start Error-Free Writing Linguix pencil

How To Use saucer In A Sentence

  • The flying saucer retains what it can of its original structure and changes what it must.
  • A famous art collector is walking through the city when he notices a mangy cat lapping milk from a saucer in the doorway of a store, and he does a double take.
  • Soon the children were all armed with steaming cups and saucers.
  • He adds, I really want to crash-land one of Mark Cline's flying saucers on the Taubman's roof. Roadside Kitsch Is Fun, but Is It Art? Virginia Museum Sure Hopes So
  • Some are quite basic, mere saucer-like indentations, but others are exquisitely engineered with intricate pivots and fulcrums unravelling to form a protruding secure holder.
  • Underneath the lamp is a great saucer to catch the oil which drips from it. The Eskimo Twins
  • It meant participation in an expanding repertoire of domestic rituals made possible by creamware teacups and saucers, decanters, wine glasses, pickle plates, and forks of all sorts.
  • Ye see we march on the tap o’ Touthop-rigg after we pass the Pomoragrains; for the Pomoragrains, and Slackenspool, and Bloodylaws, they come in there, and they belang to the Peel; but after ye pass Pomoragrains at a muckle great saucer-headed cutlugged stane, that they ca’ Charlies Chuckie, there Dawston Cleugh and Charlies-hope they march. Chapter XXXVI
  • They comprise the full range of cups and saucers, milk jugs, covered sugar bowls or boxes, slop bowls, teapots and stands.
  • With its wildly outsized fender flares, saucer-eyed round headlamps, squat fuselage, tapering roofline and curiously latent, not-quite-formed rear contours, the Juke looks like a Nissan Murano at the larval stage. Nissan's Jazzy Juke, Imperfect on Purpose
View all
This website uses cookies to make Linguix work for you. By using this site, you agree to our cookie policy