earthenware Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “earthenware” in the English Dictionary

"earthenware" in British English

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uk   /ˈɜː.θən.weər/  us   /ˈɜːr.θən.wer/
made of ​quiteroughclay, often ​shaped with the ​hands: earthenware ​mugs/​bowls

earthenwarenoun [U]

uk   /ˈɜː.θən.weər/  us   /ˈɜːr.θən.wer/
plates, ​bowls, ​cups, etc. that are made of ​roughclay
(Definition of earthenware from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “earthenware”
in Arabic أواني خَزفِيّة…
in Korean 도기…
in Portuguese louça de barro…
in Catalan terrissa…
in Japanese 土器…
in Chinese (Simplified) 硬陶的, 陶制的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 硬陶的, 陶製的…
in Italian terracotta…
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