hot pot


: a stew of meat and vegetables

Examples of hot pot in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web This hot pot restaurant is a new addition to the Marmalade neighborhood in Salt Lake City, located at 569 N. 300 West. Kolbie Peterson, The Salt Lake Tribune, 21 Aug. 2023 While Chicago’s Chinatown has been cited as booming while others across the country fade, many of the biggest new businesses are global brands, with a number of notable hot pot restaurants among them. Louisa Chu, Chicago Tribune, 7 Aug. 2023 Read on to learn more about our favorite electric hot pot picks and discover some must-know information to making this delicious dish at home. Good Housekeeping, 13 July 2023 Guests will cook traditional hot pot cuisine and steamed seiro mushi entrees at their tables. Roger Vincent, Los Angeles Times, 3 Apr. 2023 However, most self-adhesive paper isn't heat-resistant, so avoid placing hot pots or pans on the surface. Bryce Jones, Better Homes & Gardens, 31 Mar. 2023 For fans of hot pot, there’s a spicy beef-broth option as well as a Pyongyang-style version with beef brisket, mushroom, and crown daisy. Tori Latham, Robb Report, 31 May 2023 Haidilao, a hot pot chain in China, began using robots a year ago to deliver food to diners’ tables. Dee-Ann Durbin,, 6 Apr. 2023 Haidilao, a hot pot chain in China, began using robots a year ago to deliver food to diners' tables. CBS News, 6 Apr. 2023 See More

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Word History

First Known Use

1842, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of hot pot was in 1842

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“Hot pot.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 Sep. 2023.

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