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Definitions for cauldron
ˈkɔl drəncaul·dron

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. caldron, cauldron(noun)

    a very large pot that is used for boiling

Wiktionary

  1. cauldron(Noun)

    A large bowl-shaped pot used for boiling over an open flame.

    Etymology: from caudron ( chaudron), itself from calidarium, from calidus.

Freebase

  1. Cauldron

    A cauldron is a large metal pot for cooking and/or boiling over an open fire, with a large mouth and frequently with an arc-shaped hanger.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Cauldron

    Caldron, kawl′dron, n. a large kettle for boiling or heating liquids. [O. Fr. caudron—L. caldariumcalidus, hot—calēre, to be hot.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of cauldron in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of cauldron in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of cauldron in a Sentence

  1. William Shakespeare:

    Double, double toil and trouble Fire burn, and cauldron bubble.

  2. Gustave Flaubert, "Madame Bovary", ch. 12:

    ...exaggerated turns of speech conceal mediocre affections: as if the fulness of the soul might not sometimes overflow in the emptiest of metaphors, since no one, ever, can give the exact measurements of his needs, nor of his conceptions, nor of his sufferings, and the human word is like a cracked cauldron upon which we beat out melodies fit for making bears dance when we are trying to move the stars to pity.

  3. Vanderlei Cordeiro de Lima:

    It was about an hour before it happened, I was already in the stadium, i wasn't expecting it. I know that when they did polls there were a lot of appeals for Vanderlei to light the cauldron. I gave interviews to Brazilian and foreign media, they had raised the idea abroad, but I never thought it was a possibility. I never thought I could be that person.

  4. Philip Jennings:

    Imagine working in a shoe manufacturer in Vietnam or a clothing factory in Bangladesh when it is 35 degrees Celsius, governments and employers have to take this issue of the cauldron of a warming planet seriously and develop some effective policy responses and practical measures to protect workers.

  5. Lindsey Graham:

    This just puts us right back into the cauldron here, and we’re going to have another crisis in 90 days, it was more of a protest vote than anything else.

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