Meaning of “chamber pot” in the English Dictionary

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chamber potnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈtʃeɪm.bə ˌpɒt/ us /ˈtʃeɪm.bɚ ˌpɑːt/

Examples from literature

  • The chamber pots and buckets were emptied into cesspits. 
  • The room was empty, and under the flare of the gas a solitary chamber pot stood forgotten among a heap of petticoats trailing on the floor. 
  • There was a chamber pot under the sideboard for their use. 

(Definition of “chamber pot” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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