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Meaning of POT

Pronunciation:  pât

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  a soft drug consisting of the dried leaves of the hemp plant; smoked or chewed for euphoric effect
  2. [n]  metal or earthenware cooking vessel that is usually round and deep; often has a handle and lid
  3. [n]  a container in which plants are cultivated
  4. [n]  a resistor with three terminals, the third being an adjustable center terminal; used to adjust voltages in radios and TV sets
  5. [n]  a plumbing fixture for defecation and urination
  6. [n]  (informal) slang terms for a paunch
  7. [n]  a strong-smelling plant from whose dried leaves a number of euphoriant and hallucinogenic drugs are prepared
  8. [n]  the cumulative stake in a game (such as poker)
  9. [n]  the quantity contained in a pot
  10. [n]  (often followed by `of') a large number or amount or extent; "a batch of letters"; "a deal of trouble"; "a lot of money"; "he made a mint on the stock market"; "it must have cost plenty"
  11. [v]  plant in a pot; "He potted the palm"

POT is a 3 letter word that starts with P.


 Synonyms: batch, bay window, can, cannabis, Cannabis sativa, commode, corporation, crapper, deal, dope, dope, flock, flowerpot, gage, gage, ganja, ganja, good deal, grass, grass, great deal, hatful, heap, jackpot, kitty, lot, marihuana, marihuana, marijuana, marijuana, Mary Jane, Mary-Jane, mass, mess, mickle, mint, muckle, peck, pile, plenty, potbelly, potentiometer, potful, potty, quite a little, raft, sens, sens, sess, sess, sight, skunk, skunk, slew, smoke, spate, stack, stool, throne, tidy sum, toilet, tummy, wad, weed, weed, whole lot, whole slew
 See Also: Acapulco gold, Acapulco gold, bath, bathroom, belly, bet, boiler, caldron, cannabis, cauldron, coffeepot, container, containerful, cooking utensil, cookware, deluge, dixie, Dutch oven, embed, engraft, flood, flush toilet, flushless toilet, hemp, hemp, imbed, implant, inundation, john, joint, kettle, large indefinite amount, large indefinite quantity, lav, lavatory, marijuana cigarette, marmite, Mexican green, Mexican green, paunch, plant, planter, plumbing fixture, potential divider, pottle, potty chair, potty seat, privy, reefer, repot, saucepot, soft drug, spliff, stake, stakes, stick, stockpot, teapot, toilet bowl, toilet seat, torrent, urn, vessel, voltage divider, wager



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \Pot\, v. t.
    1. To shoot for the pot, i.e., cooking; to secure or hit by a
       pot shot; to shoot when no special skill is needed.
             When hunted, it [the jaguar] takes refuge in trees,
             and this habit is well known to hunters, who pursue
             it with dogs and pot it when treed.   --Encyc. of
    2. To secure; gain; win; bag. [Colloq.]
  2. \Pot\, v. i.
    To take a pot shot or shots, as at game or an enemy.
  3. \Pot\, n.
    1. The total of the bets at stake at one time, as in racing
       or card playing; the pool; also (Racing, Eng.) a horse
       heavily backed; a favorite. [Slang]
    2. (Armor) A plain defensive headpiece; later, and perhaps in
       a jocose sense, any helmet; -- called also {pot helmet}.
    3. (Card Playing) The total of the bets at one time; the
  4. \Pot\, n. [Akin to LG. pott, D. pot, Dan. potte, Sw. potta,
    Icel. pottr, F. pot; of unknown origin.]
    1. A metallic or earthen vessel, appropriated to any of a
       great variety of uses, as for boiling meat or vegetables,
       for holding liquids, for plants, etc.; as, a quart pot; a
       flower pot; a bean pot.
    2. An earthen or pewter cup for liquors; a mug.
    3. The quantity contained in a pot; a potful; as, a pot of
       ale. ``Give her a pot and a cake.'' --De Foe.
    4. A metal or earthenware extension of a flue above the top
       of a chimney; a chimney pot.
    5. A crucible; as, a graphite pot; a melting pot.
    6. A wicker vessel for catching fish, eels, etc.
    7. A perforated cask for draining sugar. --Knight.
    8. A size of paper. See {Pott}.
    {Jack pot}. See under 2d {Jack}.
    {Pot cheese}, cottage cheese. See under {Cottage}.
    {Pot companion}, a companion in drinking.
    {Pot hanger}, a pothook.
    {Pot herb}, any plant, the leaves or stems of which are
       boiled for food, as spinach, lamb's-quarters, purslane,
       and many others.
    {Pot hunter}, one who kills anything and everything that will
       help to fill has bag; also, a hunter who shoots game for
       the table or for the market.
    {Pot metal}.
       (a) The metal from which iron pots are made, different
           from common pig iron.
       (b) An alloy of copper with lead used for making large
           vessels for various purposes in the arts. --Ure.
       (c) A kind of stained glass, the colors of which are
           incorporated with the melted glass in the pot.
    {Pot plant} (Bot.), either of the trees which bear the
    {Pot wheel} (Hydraul.), a noria.
    {To go to pot}, to go to destruction; to come to an end of
       usefulness; to become refuse. [Colloq.] --Dryden. --J. G.
  5. \Pot\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Potted}; p. pr. & vb. n.
    To place or inclose in pots; as:
    (a) To preserve seasoned in pots. ``Potted fowl and fish.''
    (b) To set out or cover in pots; as, potted plants or bulbs.
    (c) To drain; as, to pot sugar, by taking it from the cooler,
        and placing it in hogsheads, etc., having perforated
        heads, through which the molasses drains off. --B.
    (d) (Billiards) To pocket.
  6. \Pot\, v. i.
    To tipple; to drink. [Obs. or Prov. Eng.]
          It is less labor to plow than to pot it. --Feltham.
Dream Dictionary
 Definition: Seeing a pot in your dream, represents your attitudes and may reveal hidden anger or frustration. Consider also how it may be a reference to marijuana and/or drug use. Dreaming that the pot is boiling or bubbling over, suggests that you are filled with enthusiasm, excitement and/or ideas. Alternatively, it may indicate that you have more than you can handle. You may be overwhelmed with emotions.
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