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inkpot

(ˈɪŋkˌpɒt)
n
a pot containing ink
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Noun1.inkpot - a bottle of inkinkpot - a bottle of ink      
bottle - a glass or plastic vessel used for storing drinks or other liquids; typically cylindrical without handles and with a narrow neck that can be plugged or capped
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kalamář
blækhus
tintatartó
blekbytta
kalamár
mürekkep hokkası

inkpot

[ˈɪŋkpɒt] Ntintero m

ink

(iŋk) noun
a black or coloured liquid used in writing, printing etc. Please sign your name in ink rather than pencil; I spilt red ink all over my dress.
ˈinky adjective
1. covered with ink. inky fingers; Don't touch that wall – your hands are inky.
2. like ink; black or very dark. inky blackness.
ˈinkpot, ˈinkwell nouns
a small pot for ink.
References in classic literature ?
Yes, wait a bit," said Denisov, glancing round at the officers, and taking his papers from under his pillow he went to the window, where he had an inkpot, and sat down to write.
You know, Rodion Romanovitch, I threw an inkpot at him--it happened to be standing in the waiting-room by the paper where you sign your name.
Luther's revolt against Rome with the nailing of ninety-five theses to the church door in Wittenberg; his time spent incognito at Wartburg Castle, where he famously throws an inkpot at the devil; his seditious translation and publication of the Bible in the language of the people; his scandalous marriage to former nun Katharina von Bora; and, in later years, his ugly tirades against peasants, Anabaptists, and Jews are fully recounted.
Once the disease of reading has laid hold upon the system it weakens it so that it fills an easy prey to that other scourge which dwells in the inkpot and festers in the quill.
These, along with successful runs on such features as Batman, Iron Man, Green Arrow, James Bond: Permission To Die, the Tarzan Sunday comic strip and the internationally acclaimed Longbow Hunters, have won him the comic industry's coveted Inkpot Award For Outstanding Achievement In Comic Art.
Saturday the three authors received Comic-Con's Inkpot Award for "contributions to the worlds of comics, science fiction/fantasy, film, television, animation, and fandom services.
A pewter inkpot and a number of styli, Roman pens, have also been discovered at Catterick, indicating that the town was a key administrative centre.
The green flag of PDP and inkpot and pen as election symbol was also an idea of policy- makers of ' PDP was the creation of Indian spy agencies'
Poet sublime of cryptic fabulosity, inkpot noirist, and restless chronicler of the muck and ick that splatters so freely, then embeds itself like a cancer, forming the blackest recesses of American consciousness.
The Prophet said: "Call Zayd for me and let him bring the board, the inkpot and the scapula bone (or the scapula bone and the inkpot).
The arrangements in the tent were very simple--a trestle table covered with an army blanket, an inkpot, an ordinary army pen that you could buy in a shop for two pence.
Holmes picked up a quill from the walnut table, dipped it in an ivory inkpot and struck a bold line through Empereur River.