n. dish; small shallow dish having a slight circular depression in the center for holding a cup
I hope they'll remember her saucer of milk at tea-time.
Sentence in Classic:
As he spoke he turned the contents of the wine glass into a saucer and placed it in front of the terrier, who speedily licked it dry.
A Study In Scarlet By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
The sight of the safe, the saucer of milk, and the loop of whipcord were enough to finally dispel any doubts which may have remained.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
Ivanushka, sipping out of her saucer, looked with sly womanish eyes from under her brows at the young men.
War and Peace(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
The room where Suellen and Carreen lay mumbling and tossing on the same bed stank vilely with the smell of the twisted rag burning in a saucer of bacon fat, which provided the only light.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context
At first she sat silent; but that could not last: she had resolved to make a pet of her little cousin, as she would have him to be; and she commenced stroking his curls, and kissing his cheek, and offering him tea in her saucer, like a baby.
Wuthering Heights By Emily Bronte Context
And here people purposely let their nails grow as long as they will, and link on small saucers by way of studs, so that they can do nothing with their hands.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context