potter, thrower, ceramicist, ceramist(verb)
a craftsman who shapes pottery on a potter's wheel and bakes them it a kiln
putter, mess around, potter, tinker, monkey, monkey around, muck about, muck around(verb)
do random, unplanned work or activities or spend time idly
"The old lady is usually mucking about in her little house"
"The old lady is pottering around in the garden"
putter, potter, potter around, putter around(verb)
move around aimlessly
someone connected with Stoke City Football Club, as a fan, player, coach etc.
for a potter.
Origin: Reduplicative alteration of pote.
one whose occupation is to make earthen vessels
one who hawks crockery or earthenware
one who pots meats or other eatables
the red-bellied terrapin. See Terrapin
to busy one's self with trifles; to labor with little purpose, energy, of effect; to trifle; to pother
to walk lazily or idly; to saunter
to poke; to push; also, to disturb; to confuse; to bother
Origin: [Cf. F. potier.]
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
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.
pot′ėr, v.i. to be fussily engaged about trifles: to loiter.—n. Pott′erer. [Prov. pote, to push.]
The numerical value of potter in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of potter in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
Examples of potter in a Sentence
You are like a real live Harry Potter.
Good evening England. This is Gillie Potter speaking to you in English.
The potter forms what he pleases with soft clay, so a man accomplishes his works by his own act.
It seems like (Rowling) had the break she needed and she's now ready to get back to the Potter world in a big way.
Potter is jealous of potter, and craftsman of craftsman; and the poor have a grudge against the poor, and the poet against the poet.
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- terrissaireCatalan, Valencian
- Töpfer, TöpferinGerman
- alfarera, alfarero, ceramistaSpanish
- potier, potièreFrench
- कुम्हार, कुंहारHindi
- կավագործ, բրուտArmenian
- vasaio, vasaiaItalian
- kaihanga rīhiMāori
- pottenbakker, pottenbaksterDutch
- garncarz, garncarkaPolish
- oleiro, oleira, ceramistaPortuguese
- горшечник, гончарRussian
- hiskalel, jiskalel, skalelVolapük
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