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Cold weather can be deadly for plants growing in pots and containers. The Sun (2016)There she was proudly holding out a little flower in a plant pot and a card. The Sun (2017)Place in a deep roasting or ovenproof sauté pan that can fit pots. Times, Sunday Times (2016)All ten finalists were presented with a specially engraved Arabic coffee pot. The Sun (2016)It is a multicultural melting pot where nearly 40 per cent are immigrants. The Sun (2017)Two thirds of this pays for research that they want to conduct and the remainder goes into a common pot to fund collaboration. Times, Sunday Times (2016)I make two huge pots of tea and we sit around in our dressing gowns eating croissants and drinking tea. The Sun (2016)Rain cheque IN most fairytales there is a pot of gold at the end of these. The Sun (2016)And there the pot of gold would be if you had the luck to find it. What the Bee Knows - reflections on myth, symbol and story (1989)This is only suitable for people with big pots and other assets. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Take a pot of tea brewed to normal strength and pour into suitable glasses. The East India Company Book of Tea (1994)Two centuries might be a bit ambitious but some pot plants can last a long time. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Remove and divide into the serving soup pots. A Passion for Food (1989)Taking big pots and containers inside for the winter is hard work. Times, Sunday Times (2014)If you are thrifty it is worth collecting small yoghurt pots or plastic cups. Planning the Organic Vegetable Garden (1986)The mouse hid in a jam pot. The Tales of Beatrix Potter (1930)The person with the most right choices at the end of the day takes home the pot. Times, Sunday Times (2011)This has been replaced with a smaller pot of money targeted at those most in need. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Not very suitable for growing in pots. Planning the Organic Herb Garden (1986)The contents of chamber pots were often simply flung out of the windows. Times, Sunday Times (2016)We can have a pot of tea on the terrace. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Add a small pot of hummus for dipping. The Sun (2013)But we are clear that we want the government to commit to putting more funds into the pot. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Canadians value mosaic over melting pot. Christianity Today (2000)Use clay rather than plastic pots, which may blow off in the wind. Times, Sunday Times (2013)It means a single winner of both pots would pick up around 400,000. The Sun (2008)
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British English: pot /pɒt/ NOUN
A pot is a deep round container for cooking food.
...metal cooking pots.
- American English: pot
- Arabic: إِناء
- Brazilian Portuguese: panela
- Chinese: 壶
- Croatian: lonac
- Czech: hrnec
- Danish: gryde
- Dutch: pot voorwerp
- European Spanish: bote tarro
- Finnish: kattila
- French: pot
- German: Topf
- Greek: χύτρα
- Italian: vaso
- Japanese: 深鍋
- Korean: 항아리
- Norwegian: kasserolle
- Polish: rondel
- European Portuguese: panela
- Romanian: oală
- Russian: горшок
- Spanish: bote vasija
- Swedish: kruka
- Thai: หม้อ
- Turkish: tencere
- Ukrainian: горщик для запікання
- Vietnamese: nồi
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