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flow·er·pot

 (flou′ər-pŏt′)
n.
A pot in which plants are grown.
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flowerpot

(ˈflaʊəˌpɒt)
n
(Horticulture) a pot in which plants are grown
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flow•er•pot

(ˈflaʊ ərˌpɒt)

n.
a container in which to grow and display plants.
[1590–1600]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.flowerpot - a container in which plants are cultivatedflowerpot - a container in which plants are cultivated
container - any object that can be used to hold things (especially a large metal boxlike object of standardized dimensions that can be loaded from one form of transport to another)
planter - a decorative pot for house plants
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Translations
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cvetlični lonček
blomkruka

flowerpot

[ˈflaʊəpɒt] Nmaceta f, tiesto m
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

flowerpot

[ˈflaʊərpɒt] npot m (de fleurs)flower seller nmarchand(e) m/f de fleurs ambulant(e)flower shop nmagasin m de fleursflower show nfloralies fpl
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

flowerpot

[ˈflaʊəˌpɒt] nvaso da fiori
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
References in classic literature ?
"Yes, sir." And Jo nearly crushed the small flowerpot with the sudden squeeze she gave it.
Eugene stayed him for a moment with his hand on his arm, while he took a piece of earth from an old flowerpot on the window-sill and dexterously shot it at a little point of light opposite; having done which to his satisfaction, he said, 'Or?'
Then she slipped down among the flowerpots on the other side of the tubs and stood, hanging her head.
THE FLOWERPOT GANG BBC1, 8pm Anneka Rice, Phil Tufnell and Joe Swift host this new, four-part series, which can perhaps be best described as Ground Force for a new generation - although there's no news yet on whether that muchmissed show's trademark brass band soundtrack will be making a return.
I bought a large resin flowerpot and filled it about a third full with concrete.
Write your teacher's name on the flowerpot. (You might want to let your adult do this.) Cover the drain hole with the paper.
THE FLOWERPOT GANG BBC1, 8pm Anneka Rice, Phil Tufnell and Joe Swift host this new, four-part series, which can perhaps be best described as Ground Force for a new generation.
Flowerpot Press has a simply outstanding new series of nursery rhyme themed board books by Hazel Quintanilla for children ages 4-7.
THREE tribute acts are heading to The Flowerpot in Derby this month - Fred Zeppelin, True Gold and The Bryan Adams Experience.
McMahon, 54, sent out text messages to users in the area offering class A substances, before meeting them at the Flowerpot Fields in the Devon city.
Q I have terracotta pots of TV's Bill and Ben the Flowerpot Men - plus a smiling Little Weed.
Huddersfield landlords Darren Price, of the Boy and Barrel, Peter Woodhead, of The Vulcan, and Chris Osman, who ran the Flowerpot Inn in Mirfield, have passed away.