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Date: 1200-1300
Language: Anglo-French
Origin: Old French crue 'bottle'

cruet

noun
     
Related topics: Utensils
cru‧et [countable]
DFU a thing that holds the containers for salt, pepper, oil, or vinegar on a table

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