Definition of psykter
: a jar used in ancient Greece for cooling wine
Join MWU now and get access to America’s largest dictionary, with:
- 300,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
- Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
- Advanced search features
- Ad free!
Origin and Etymology of psykter
Greek psyktēr, from psychein to make cold — more at psyche
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up psykter? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).