hot pot

noun

Definition of hot pot

1 :a stew of meat and vegetables
2 :firepot 2

First Known Use of hot pot

1842


HOT POT Defined for English Language Learners

hot pot

noun

Definition of hot pot for English Language Learners

  • : a mixture of meat and vegetables cooked together with liquid in a single pot


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