stewpan

noun
stew·​pan | \ ˈstü-ˌpan How to pronounce stewpan (audio) , ˈstyü- \

Definition of stewpan

: a pan used for stewing

First Known Use of stewpan

1651, in the meaning defined above

Buying Guide

Our Reviews team has selected the best slow cookers.

Learn More About stewpan

Time Traveler for stewpan

Time Traveler

The first known use of stewpan was in 1651

See more words from the same year

Dictionary Entries Near stewpan

stew in one's own juice/juices

stewpan

stewpond

See More Nearby Entries 

Statistics for stewpan

Cite this Entry

“Stewpan.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/stewpan. Accessed 5 Oct. 2022.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Challenging Words You Should Know

  • hedgehog reading a book
  • Often used to describe “the march of time,” what does inexorable mean?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!