Definition of potboilery in US English:

potboilery

noun

rare
  • = potboiling.

adjective

rare
  • = potboiling.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in James Russell Lowell (1819–1891), author and diplomat. From potboiler + -y<br>late 19th century; earliest use found in H. Rider Haggard (1856–1925), novelist. From potboiler + -y.

Pronunciation

potboilery

/ˈpɒtˌbɔɪləri/