n. goblet; bowl-shaped drinking vessel; large drinking cup, often having stem and base
In a small room adjoining the cathedral, visitors can see this ornately decorated chalice made by famous European goldsmith.
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There he lay, solemn and copious, vested as for the altar, his large hands loosely retaining a chalice.
A poet admires the bee sucking from the chalice of a flower and says it exists to suck the fragrance of flowers.
War and Peace(V6) By Leo Tolstoy Context