Chalice - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈtʃælɪs|  American pronunciation of the word chalice
Brit.  |ˈtʃalɪs|  British pronunciation of the word chalice

noun

- a bowl-shaped drinking vessel; especially the Eucharistic cup (syn: goblet)

Examples

...a small crack in the chalice at the join of the stem and the bowl...

...the priest returned the chalice to the vestry...

Word forms

noun
singular: chalice
plural: chalices
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