noun \ˈpä-tər\

: a person who makes pots, bowls, plates, etc., out of clay : a person who makes pottery by hand

Full Definition of POTTER

:  one that makes pottery

First Known Use of POTTER

before 12th century


intransitive verb

Definition of POTTER

:  putter
pot·ter·er \ˈpä-tər-ər\ noun
pot·ter·ing·ly \ˈpä-tə-riŋ-lē\ adverb

Origin of POTTER

probably frequentative of English dialect pote to poke
First Known Use: 1829

Rhymes with POTTER


biographical name \ˈpä-tər\

Definition of POTTER

Beatrix 1866–1943 British writer & illustrator


biographical name

Definition of POTTER

Paul or Paulus 1625–1654 Du. painter


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