cachepot

noun
cache·​pot | \ ˈkash-ˌpät How to pronounce cachepot (audio) , ˈkash-ˌpō, ˈka-shə- How to pronounce cachepot (audio) \

Definition of cachepot

: an ornamental receptacle to hold and usually to conceal a flowerpot

First Known Use of cachepot

1854, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for cachepot

French, from cacher to hide + pot pot

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