Synonyms of pot in English:

pot


See definition of pot

noun

1‘from below came the rattling of pots in the kitchen’

SYNONYMS

cooking utensil, container, receptacle, vessel

pan, saucepan, casserole, stewpot, stockpot, skillet, dixie, chafing dish, cauldron, crucible, crock, basin, bowl

South African potjie

Indian lota, surahi

archaic pipkin, cruse, pottle, Dutch oven, gallipot

2‘glazed earthenware pots filled with geraniums and petunias’

SYNONYMS

flowerpot, planter, jardinière

3‘Jim raked in half the pot’

SYNONYMS

bank, kitty, pool, purse, stakes, ante, jackpot

4‘a man with a florid face and a big pot’


Phrases

    go to pot

      ‘the foundry was allowed to go to pot in the seventies’

      SYNONYMS

      deteriorate, decline, degenerate, go to ruin, go to rack and ruin, go downhill, go to seed, decay, fall into disrepair, become dilapidated, run down, rot, slide

      informal

      go to the dogs, go down the tubes, hit the skids

      NZ Australian informal

      go to the pack