Definition of Delftware

1. n. Pottery made at the city of Delft in Holland; hence:



Definition of Delftware

1. Noun. pottery made in Delft, Holland; especially a blue and white glazed earthenware ¹

2. Noun. (alternative spelling of Delftware) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Delftware

1. [n -S]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Delftware

deletory
delevel
deleveled
deleveling
delevels
deleverage
deleveraged
deleverages
deleveraging
delexical
delexicalization
delf
delfs
delft
delfts
delftware
delftwares
delhayelite
deli
delibate
delibated
delibates
delibation
delibations
deliberate
deliberate defence
deliberate defense
deliberate release
deliberate smoke
deliberated

Literary usage of Delftware

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Automobilist Abroad by Francis Miltoun (1907)
"Visions of blue and white delftware passed through our minds as we entered ... Delftware there is, in abundance, for the delectation of the tourist and the ..."

2. The Automobilist Abroad by Francis Miltoun (1907)
"Visions of blue and white delftware passed through our minds as we entered ... Delftware there is, in abundance, for the delectation of the tourist and the ..."

3. A Dictionary of Arts, Manufactures, and Mines: Containing a Clear Exposition by Andrew Ure (1854)
"... in France ; and not long afterwards tht Dutch produced a similar article, of substantial make, under the name of delftware, and delft porcelain, ..."

4. Daytrips Holland, Belgium and Luxembourg: 40 One Day Adventures by Rail, Bus by Earl Steinbicker (2006)
"They are: Royal Delftware De Porceleyne Fies at Rotterdamseweg 196, just south of the town. Founded in 1653, this is the most famous of the makers. ..."

5. The Chemistry of the Several Natural and Artificial Heterogeneous Compounds by Simeon Shaw (1900)
"Delftware common, and Delftware fine. Pottery of brown free-stone ; crucibles. Varieties of porcelain. Bricks, both common and those manufactured hv ..."

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