Definition of 'cup'
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We must take as many positives as we can from the cup run. The Sun (2009)Today they tackle how to make the perfect cup of tea. Times, Sunday Times (2016)There is time to make a cup of tea while they do it. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Weak tea with milk if desired or one cup weak coffee. Coming Off Tranquillizers and Sleeping Pills (1991)The cup is something for the fans. The Sun (2009)You find out whether he has a large intellectual cup or a small one. Christianity Today (2000)We poured tea into china cups feeling very grown up. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Here is the story of one of the great cup finals of recent times. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Research shows that drinking just one cup a day could improve your health. The Sun (2013)Five cups a day can reduce the risk of strokes or heart disease. The Sun (2015)Old cups make good plant pots or moulds for making candles. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Drinking less than half a cup lowered blood pressure in those with chronic bronchitis and emphysema and let them exercise for longer. The Sun (2015)But Liverpool do have some cup successes to draw on. The Sun (2006)The women they selected weren't my cup of tea either. The Sun (2014)They have one cup competition less, too. The Sun (2016)He was picked up by an Australian warship and had a cup of tea. Times, Sunday Times (2006)It was a bit too short in the body plus the cups in the top don't fit. The Sun (2011)Let her rub and brush any plastic bowls and cups while you get on with your washing-up at the nearby sink. Times, Sunday Times (2007)If the move is successful, the boats will be tiny compared with those that have contested the cup in the past. Times, Sunday Times (2015)I tend to serve it in cups - soup bowls play havoc with the dishwasher. The Sun (2011)It is FA cup finals day. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The club are expected to learn today whether they will be allowed to carry on in Spain's key cup contest. The Sun (2015)The only time it is relevant is this week, the derby game, or if we are drawn in the cup. Times, Sunday Times (2015)
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Translations for 'cup'
British English: cup /kʌp/ NOUN
A cup is a small round container with a handle, which you drink from.
...cups and saucers.
- American English: cup
- Arabic: فِنْجَان
- Brazilian Portuguese: xícara
- Chinese: 杯
- Croatian: šalica
- Czech: šálek
- Danish: kop
- Dutch: kopje
- European Spanish: taza
- Finnish: kuppi
- French: tasse
- German: Tasse
- Greek: φλιτζάνι
- Italian: tazza
- Japanese: カップ
- Korean: 컵
- Norwegian: kopp
- Polish: filiżanka
- European Portuguese: chávena
- Romanian: ceașcă
- Russian: чашка
- Spanish: taza vasija pequeña para tomar líquidos
- Swedish: kopp
- Thai: ถ้วย
- Turkish: tas
- Ukrainian: чашка
- Vietnamese: tách uống
Definition of cup from the Collins English Dictionary
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