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What is a wide cup called?

What is a wide cup called?

tankard. noun. a large metal or glass cup for drinking beer with a handle and sometimes with a lid.

What is a cup called?

Types. Names for different types of cups vary regionally and may overlap. Any transparent cup, regardless of actual composition, is called a "glass"; therefore, while a cup made of paper is a "paper cup", a transparent one for drinking shots is called a "shot glass", instead.