glass

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glass

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Singular
glass

Plural
glasses

A ball made of glass
A wine glass
  1. (uncountable) Glass is a transparent solid and is usually clear. Windows and eye-glasses are made from it, as well as drinking glasses.
    Through the window glass I could see the trees bend in the wind, but I was warm indoors.
  2. (countable) A glass is a drinking cup with no handle.
    As soon as I finished drinking, he filled up my glass again.

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