Definition of pearlware in English:

pearlware

noun

  • [mass noun] Fine glazed earthenware pottery, typically white, of a type introduced by Josiah Wedgwood in 1779.

    ‘the mug fragment was found in the first four strata with pearlware’
    [count noun] ‘items of archaeological interest including pearlwares and industrial slipwares’
    [as modifier] ‘pearlware pottery’

Pronunciation:

pearlware

/ˈpəːlwɛː/