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Translation of "pot" - English-Spanish dictionary

pot

noun /pot/
any one of many kinds of deep container used in cooking, for holding food, liquids etc or for growing plants pote, cacerola, puchero; tarro; maceta, tiesto a cooking pot a plant pot a jam-pot The waiter brought her a pot of tea. potted adjective (of food) pressed into a pot or jar in order to preserve it en conserva potted meat. contained in a pot en una maceta; en un tarro; en un cacharro a potted plant. brief; summarized condensado, resumido a potted history of Britain. pothole noun a hole or cave made in rock by the action of swirling water. cueva a hole worn in a road-surface. bache pot-shot noun an easy or casual shot that doesn’t need careful aim tiro sin apuntar He took a pot-shot at a bird on the fence. take pot luck to take whatever happens to be available, eg as an unexpected guest at a meal-time contentarse con lo que haya It’s best to reserve a table in advance if you want to eat here, but many people take pot luck and eat at a table in the bar.
(Definition of pot from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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