Definition of pipkin
: a small earthenware or metal pot usually with a horizontal handle
Recent Examples of pipkin from the Web
Pipkins, who pleaded guilty Feb. 2 in the conspiracy is scheduled for sentencing June 1.
Pipkins originally signed to play in college at Michigan.
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Origin and Etymology of pipkin
perhaps from pipe
First Known Use: 1554See Words from the same year
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