potter


1pot·ter

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

2potter

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

Pot·ter

biographical name \ˈpä-tər\

Definition of POTTER

Beatrix 1866–1943 British writer & illustrator

Potter

biographical name

Definition of POTTER

Paul or Paulus 1625–1654 Du. painter

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: potter bee
Previous Word in the Dictionary: potteen
All Words Near: potter

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up potter? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Get Our Free Apps
Voice Search, Favorites,
Word of the Day, and More
Join Us on FB & Twitter
Get the Word of the Day and More