Meaning of “pottery” in the English Dictionary

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"pottery" in British English

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potterynoun [ U ]

uk /ˈpɒt.ər.i/ us /ˈpɑː.t̬ɚ.i/

B2 the activity or skill of making clay objects by hand

B2 objects that are made out of clay by hand:

They sell pottery and other handmade goods.

More examples

  • The museum has a fascinating collection of exhibits ranging from Iron Age pottery to Inuit clothing.
  • She's doing a pottery night class.

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

"pottery" in American English

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potterynoun [ U ]

us /ˈpɑt̬·ə·ri/

dishes, bowls, and other objects made from baked clay

(Definition of “pottery” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)