Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A covered pot with a spout in which tea is steeped and from which it is served.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A vessel in which tea is made, or from which it is poured into tea-cups.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun A vessel with a spout, in which tea is made, and from which it is poured into teacups.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A vessel for brewing and serving tea.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun pot for brewing tea; usually has a spout and handle

Etymologies

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tea + pot

Examples

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  • John's a little one ;o)

    July 6, 2007

  • UPDATE: According to his profile, he's now a peatot.

    January 9, 2009

  • New update: his profile now says he's a tea-pot, but it still links to this unhyphenated page.

    February 11, 2009

  • But is he short and stout?

    February 11, 2009

  • I think he's more likely to be tall and limber, like a japanese schoolgirl doing a pommel horse routine.

    February 11, 2009