vase[vās, vāz; also, chiefly Brit väz]
an open container, usually rounded and of greater height than width, used for decoration, for holding flowers, etc.
Origin of vaseFrench ; from Classical Latin vas, vessel, dish
An open container, as of glass or porcelain, used for holding flowers or for ornamentation.
Origin of vaseFrench, from Latin vās, vessel.
- A container used mainly for displaying fresh, dried, or artificial flowers.