cutlerynoun [ U ]uk /ˈkʌt.lər.i/ us /ˈkʌt.lɚ.i/ UK US usually silverware
Examples from literature
- Martha rearranged the vessels and cutlery upon the tray, with quick, expert movements of the wrists.
- The cutlery is described here as of German make.
- The cutlery reposed in a green-lined basket.
- The greatest consumption of ivory is undoubtedly in connection with the cutlery trade.
- Then carrying away the empty dishes, plates, glasses and cutlery they retired out of sight.