- Silverware is defined as any metal spoons, knives, forks and other utensils that you use to eat, or tableware, dishes and serving pieces that are made of or coated with silver.
The metal forks, spoons and knives that you keep in a drawer in the kitchen and use to eat your meals are an example of silverware.
silverware definition by Webster's New World
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- articles, esp. tableware, made of or plated with silver
- any metal tableware
silverware definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- Hollowware and flatware made of or plated with silver.
- Metal eating and serving utensils.