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Meaning of SAUCER

Pronunciation:  'sosur

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  a disk used in throwing competitions
  2. [n]  directional antenna consisting of a parabolic reflector for microwave or radio frequency radiation
  3. [n]  a small shallow dish for holding a cup at the table
  4. [n]  something with a round shape like a flat circular plate
 

SAUCER is a 6 letter word that starts with S.

 

 Synonyms: disc, discus, dish, dish aerial, dish antenna, disk
 
 See Also: directional antenna, disc, disk, dot, intervertebral disc, intervertebral disk, microwave radar, point, radar, radio detection and ranging, radio reflector, radio telescope, radiolocation, round shape, scanner, sporting goods, sports equipment

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Sau"cer\, n. [F. sauci[`e]re, from sauce. See {Sauce}.]
1. A small pan or vessel in which sauce was set on a table.
   [Obs.] --Bacon.

2. A small dish, commonly deeper than a plate, in which a cup
   is set at table.

3. Something resembling a saucer in shape. Specifically:
   (a) A flat, shallow caisson for raising sunken ships.
   (b) A shallow socket for the pivot of a capstan.



 

 

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