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Definitions of teapot

teapot (ˈtiːpɒt

Translations

noun

  1. théière f

pot (ˈpɒt

Translations

noun

  1. also (also cooking pot) cocotte f
    1. (= saucepan) casserole f

    the pots and pans la batterie de cuisine

    it's a case of the pot calling the kettle black c'est l'hôpital qui se moque de la charité

  2. (for plants) pot m
  3. also (also teapot) théière f
  4. also (also coffee pot) cafetière f

    a pot of coffee un pot de café

  5. (= container)
    1. (for jam, marmalade) pot m
    2. (for paint) pot m
      ⇒ a pot of jam un pot de confiture   ⇒ a pot of red paint un pot de peinture rouge
  6. (British, informal)

    pots of plein de   ⇒ pots of money de l'argent à la pelle (inf)

  7. (= piece of pottery) poterie f
  8. (informal(= marijuana) herbe f, shit m (inf)

    to smoke pot fumer de l'herbe or du shit

  9. to go to pot (informal) partir à vau-l'eau

transitive verb

  1. [plant, cuttings] mettre en pot
  2. (in snooker, billiards) [ball] mettre, blouser

'teapot' in Other Languages

  • Arabic: إِبْرِيقُ الشَّاي
  • Brazilian Portuguese: chaleira
  • Chinese: 茶壶
  • Croatian: čajnik
  • Czech: čajová konvice
  • Danish: tekande
  • Dutch: theepot
  • European Spanish: tetera
  • Finnish: teepannu
  • French: théière
  • German: Teekanne
  • Greek: τσαγιερό
  • Italian: teiera
  • Japanese: ティーポット
  • Korean: 티포트
  • Norwegian: tekanne
  • Polish: imbryczek
  • Portuguese: bule
  • Romanian: ceainic ceainice
  • Russian: заварочный чайник
  • Spanish: tetera
  • Swedish: tekanna
  • Thai: กาน้ำชา
  • Turkish: çaydanlık
  • Ukrainian: чайник для заварювання чаю
  • Vietnamese: ấm pha trà

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