Definition of transferware in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈtransfəːwɛː/


[mass noun]
Pottery decorated with transfers.
Example sentences
  • Alyce didn't feel compelled to part with all of her sentimental possessions, especially English transferware and blue-and-white china she's been collecting since she was a bride.
  • Thus the style of your event is your first decision, whether you prefer the classic appeal of Victorian silver or the whimsical appeal of jadeite, milk glass, and transferware.
  • If you like the look of transferware and aren't interested in collectible value, some companies, such as Spode, are still producing old patterns or releasing new ones.

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