Meaning of “potty” in the English Dictionary

"potty" in British English

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uk /ˈpɒt.i/ us /ˈpɑː.t̬i/ UK informal
noun [ U ] uk /ˈpɒt.i.nəs/ us /ˈpɑː.t̬i.nəs/


pottynoun [ C ]

uk /ˈpɒt.i/ us /ˈpɑː.t̬i/ also pot mainly UK

a bowl, sometimes with a handle, that young children sit on and use as a toilet:

Don't forget to sit Jamie on the potty before you take him to the zoo.

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

"potty" in American English

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pottynoun [ C ]

us /ˈpɑt̬·i/

a small toilet used by children when they are being trained to use a toilet

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