What does Potter mean?

Definitions for Potter
ˈpɒt ərPot·ter

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. potter, thrower, ceramicist, ceramistverb

    a craftsman who shapes pottery on a potter's wheel and bakes them it a kiln

  2. putter, mess around, potter, tinker, monkey, monkey around, muck about, muck aroundverb

    do random, unplanned work or activities or spend time idly

    "The old lady is usually mucking about in her little house"

  3. potter, putterverb

    work lightly

    "The old lady is pottering around in the garden"

  4. putter, potter, potter around, putter aroundverb

    move around aimlessly

Wiktionary

  1. Potternoun

    someone connected with Stoke City Football Club, as a fan, player, coach etc.

    Etymology: Reduplicative alteration of pote.

  2. Potternoun

    for a potter.

    Etymology: Reduplicative alteration of pote.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Potternoun

    one whose occupation is to make earthen vessels

    Etymology: [Cf. F. potier.]

  2. Potternoun

    one who hawks crockery or earthenware

    Etymology: [Cf. F. potier.]

  3. Potternoun

    one who pots meats or other eatables

    Etymology: [Cf. F. potier.]

  4. Potternoun

    the red-bellied terrapin. See Terrapin

    Etymology: [Cf. F. potier.]

  5. Potterverb

    to busy one's self with trifles; to labor with little purpose, energy, of effect; to trifle; to pother

    Etymology: [Cf. F. potier.]

  6. Potterverb

    to walk lazily or idly; to saunter

    Etymology: [Cf. F. potier.]

  7. Potterverb

    to poke; to push; also, to disturb; to confuse; to bother

    Etymology: [Cf. F. potier.]

Freebase

  1. Potter

    Potter is a town in Yates County, New York, in the United States. The Town of Potter is located in the northwest part of the county and is south of Canandaigua, New York. The population was 1,865 at the 2010 census.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Potter

    pot′ėr, n. one who makes earthenware.—n. Pott′ery, earthenware vessels: a place where earthenware is manufactured: the business of a potter.—Potter's clay, clay used in the making of earthenware; Potter's field, a burial-place for strangers (Matt. xxvii. 7); Potter's wheel, a horizontal wheel on which clay vessels are shaped.

  2. Potter

    pot′ėr, v.i. to be fussily engaged about trifles: to loiter.—n. Pott′erer. [Prov. pote, to push.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Potter in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Potter in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of Potter in a Sentence

  1. Ben Crump:

    The family is glad she (Potter) got charged but they do hope and pray for a day where they get equal justice, why should we always get a fragment of justice.

  2. Daniel Radcliffe:

    I think I felt a lot of that pressure in the beginning, i don’t know what the percentage is, but there’s a percentage of people who will absolutely be willing to see me as different characters. There’s a percentage of people, probably smallish, that already do. But there’s a percentage of people who will never see me as anything other than Harry Potter. And I ’m not going to worry about that. I ’m also very happy with that. I loved the part. And if that’s the way I will remain in some people’s minds until the end of time, then that’s fine … The fact that I ’m able to do stuff that I ’m proud of, if I just carry on and do the things that I want to make, hopefully they will reach more and more people.

  3. Robert Salsbery:

    This is a whole bunch of to-do about a little bit of nothing, i agree with Robert Salsbery cause but I don't agree with Robert Salsbery tactics. ' The tide is changing' Rancher Sandy Potter told KTVZ she supports the protesters.

  4. Comedian Jimmy Fallon:

    It’s scary, it’s fun, it’s exciting, do you know the ‘Harry Potter’ rides? It’s like that, except instead of Harry Potter, it’s me. Instead of Hogwarts, it’s New York City.

  5. Alan Rickman:

    ( Reuters) John said there would be leopards today, Teigen tweeted on Monday. But it's lepers. I uh, am not good with the Bible. Teigen posted the photos before visiting John Legend, singer John Legend, on the set of NBC's upcoming live version of the hit musical. Heading to Jesus Christ Superstar rehearsals ! Jesus flies today. I got ta see this, tweeted Teigen. The special also features rocker Alice Cooper as King Herod, Ben Daniels as Pontius Pilate and Sara Bareilles as Mary Magdalene. Cooperrecently spoke about his inspirationfor playing Herod, which he first played in a 1996 London production of the play. He revealed that his inspiration for the role comes from Alan Rickman's portrayal of Professor Snape in Harry Potter. When I first heard about it, I thought Alan Rickman — that condescending sort of arrogant character — and I kind of fashioned what I would do after what I thought Alan Rickman would do if Alan Rickman were alive.

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