-ware Definition in the Cambridge English Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Definition of “-ware” - English Dictionary

"-ware" in British English

See all translations

-waresuffix

uk   / -weər/ us   / -wer/
used, often in shops, to refer to objects of the same material or type, especially things used in cooking and serving food: tableware the kitchenware department
(Definition of -ware from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"-ware" in Business English

See all translations

-waresuffix

COMMERCE used, especially in stores, to refer to objects of the same material or type: kitchenware glassware
(Definition of -ware from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of -ware?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
by ,
May 25, 2016
by Liz Walter Enough is a very common word, but it is easy to make mistakes with it. You need to be careful about its position in a sentence, and the prepositions or verb patterns that come after it. I’ll start with the position of enough in the sentence. When we use it with a noun,

Read More 

Word of the Day

biodegrade

to decay naturally and in a way that is not harmful

Word of the Day

decision fatigue noun
decision fatigue noun
May 30, 2016
a decreased ability to make decisions as a result of having too many decisions to make Our brains have a finite number of decisions they can make before they get depleted and become less discerning – so this is called decision fatigue.

Read More