[syn: cutlery, eating utensil]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Cutlery \Cut"ler*y\ (k[u^]t"l[~e]r*[y^]), n.
1. The business of a cutler.
2. Edged or cutting instruments, collectively, especially
knives for cutting food.
3. eating utensils such as knives, forks, and spoons.
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
n 1: a cutting implement; a tool for cutting [syn: cutter,
cutlery, cutting tool]
2: tableware implements for cutting and eating food [syn:
cutlery, eating utensil]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
30 Moby Thesaurus words for "cutlery":
ax, blade, cold steel, cutter, dagger, dining utensils, edge tools,
flat silver, flatware, forks, hollow ware, knife, knives,
naked steel, pigsticker, point, puncturer, sharpener, silver,
silver plate, silverware, spoons, stainless-steel ware, steel,
sword, tablespoon, tableware, teaspoon, toad sticker, whittle