Definition of vase noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

vase

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//vɑːz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//veɪs//
 
, NAmE//veɪz//
 
Furniture
 
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a container made of glass, etc., used for holding cut flowers or as a decorative object a vase of flowers See related entries: Furniture Word Origin late Middle English: from French, from Latin vas ‘vessel’.Extra examples A silver vase stood on the mantelpiece. Greek vase paintings a vase of fresh flowers flowers arranged in a vase
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