Definition of pearlware in US English:

pearlware

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

/ˈpərlwer/