Definition of potluck
- a potluck supper
He organized a neighborhood potluck for next Saturday.
I wasn't expecting you for dinner, so you'll have to take pot luck.
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: a meal to which everyone who is invited brings food to share
: a meal for a guest that is prepared from whatever is available
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