Definition of pot and pan in English:

pot and pan

(also pot-'n'-pan)

noun

Australian, British
slang
  • A person's father or husband.

Origin

Early 20th century; earliest use found in Edward Dyson (1865–1931). From pot + and + pan, as rhyming slang for old man.

Pronunciation

pot and pan

/ˌpɒt (ə)n(d) ˈpan/