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Tupperware

Line breaks: Tup¦per|ware
Pronunciation: /ˈtʌpəwɛː
 
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Definition of Tupperware in English:

noun

[mass noun] trademark
A range of plastic containers used for storing food: [as modifier]: a Tupperware bowl
More example sentences
  • Rachel watched curiously as he pulled out plates, drinks, eating utensils and several more Tupperware containers full of food.
  • Lay the meat flat in a casserole dish, or in the big Tupperware container.
  • We even packaged shots to go in tiny Tupperware containers.

Origin

1950s: from Tupper, the name of the American manufacturer, + ware1.

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