- a large cup or goblet, typically used for drinking wine.；the wine cup used in the Christian Eucharist.
noun: chalice, plural noun: chalices
- an assignment, award, or honor which is likely to prove a disadvantage or source of problems to ... many thought the new minister had been handed a poisoned chalice
Oxford American Dictionary
- an assignment, award, or honour which is likely to prove a disadvantage or source of problems ... many thought the new minister had been handed a poisoned chalice
- a large cup or goblet.
Holy Chalice 是耶穌在 Last Supper 用的酒杯. Holy Grail 是...
Goblet= calix= chalice (高腳杯) Proliferate= accelerate= precipitate (使激增) 反義 retard= decelerate(使減速) Ladle = dipper= scoop (杓子)
Our destiny offers not the cup of despair, but the chalice of opportunity. So let us seize it, not in fear, but in gladness. 命運給予...