potpie

noun
pot·​pie | \ ˈpät-ˈpī How to pronounce potpie (audio) , -ˌpī \

Definition of potpie

: pastry-covered meat and vegetables cooked in a deep dish

Examples of potpie in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web On Wednesday, the galley at Naval Base San Diego featured beef potpie. New York Times, "Trouble for the Pentagon: The Troops Keep Packing On the Pounds," 4 Sep. 2019 Alternate large sheets and filling for a layered pie, use a stack of sheets as the crust for a sweet or savory pie, or include a bottom and top for a potpie. Becky Krystal, The Denver Post, "Take a more layered approach by adding phyllo dough to your kitchen staples," 27 Sep. 2019 This soup has all the makings of a potpie minus the crust. Susan Selasky, chicagotribune.com, "Turkey soup is the ultimate Thanksgiving leftover," 18 Nov. 2019 Alternate large sheets and filling for a layered pie, use a stack of sheets as the crust for a sweet or savory pie, or include a bottom and top for a potpie. Becky Krystal, The Denver Post, "Take a more layered approach by adding phyllo dough to your kitchen staples," 27 Sep. 2019 Alternate large sheets and filling for a layered pie, use a stack of sheets as the crust for a sweet or savory pie, or include a bottom and top for a potpie. Becky Krystal, The Denver Post, "Take a more layered approach by adding phyllo dough to your kitchen staples," 27 Sep. 2019 Alternate large sheets and filling for a layered pie, use a stack of sheets as the crust for a sweet or savory pie, or include a bottom and top for a potpie. Becky Krystal, The Denver Post, "Take a more layered approach by adding phyllo dough to your kitchen staples," 27 Sep. 2019 For a cozy, vegan main course, this rustic potpie is filling and attractive. Washington Post, "15 mushroom recipes for your plate, bowl or soul," 21 Oct. 2019 Alternate large sheets and filling for a layered pie, use a stack of sheets as the crust for a sweet or savory pie, or include a bottom and top for a potpie. Becky Krystal, The Denver Post, "Take a more layered approach by adding phyllo dough to your kitchen staples," 27 Sep. 2019

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First Known Use of potpie

1702, in the meaning defined above

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“Potpie.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/potpie. Accessed 15 Jul. 2020.

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potpie

noun
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English Language Learners Definition of potpie

US : a mixture of meat and vegetables that is covered with a layer of pastry and cooked in a deep dish

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