Definition of saucer :
1. A flat, shallow caisson for raising sunken ships.
2. A shallow socket for the pivot of a capstan.
3. A small dish, commonly deeper than a plate, in which a cup is set at table.
4. A small pan or vessel in which sauce was set on a table.
5. Something resembling a saucer in shape.
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receptacle (part of speech: noun)
- Each article of food is served on a little dish like a saucer. - "Old Jack", W.H.G. Kingston.
- Mr. Carrington was now trying to balance his cake in his saucer and was evidently too absorbed in his efforts to notice his host's waxing displeasure. - "Simon", J. Storer Clouston.
- Andrew Blair stooped and took a saucer out of the claar. - "The Best Psychic Stories", Various.