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pot

1
1. the amount that a pot will hold; potful
2. a handmade piece of pottery
3. a large mug or tankard, as for beer
4. the money or stakes in the pool in gambling games, esp poker
5. a wicker trap for catching fish, esp crustaceans
6. Billiards Snooker a shot by which a ball is pocketed
7. US informal a joint fund created by a group of individuals or enterprises and drawn upon by them for specified purposes
8. Hunting See pot shot
9. See potbelly

pot

2
a. Scot and northern English dialect a deep hole or pothole
b. (capital when part of a name): Pen-y-Ghent Pot

pot

3
Slang cannabis used as a drug in any form, such as leaves (marijuana or hemp) or resin (hashish)
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What does it mean when you dream about a pot?

A symbol of female sexuality. We could be dreaming about “cooking up” something, or about examining one’s emotions close up. We can create things in a pot, but a “chamber pot” can also receive our waste materials. Pots are used in many idiomatic expressions, and a dream might be drawing on one of these meanings: “pot luck,” “pot calling the kettle black,” “a watched pot never boils,” “doesn’t have a pot to piss in,” “a melting pot,” etc.

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pot

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pot

(1) (POTentiometer) See variable resistor.

(2) (POT) (Plain Old Telephone) See POTS.
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And I thought, 'Okay, because I haven't got long to play anyway, so I might as well go out on a high.' "But I wasn't going to pot it because four grand, once you've paid the taxes..."
GOING TO POT: Emma and Marco have a laugh at Michelle's bunny-boiler reputation in the photos for the magazine; HOT STUFF: The pair recreate Michelle and Stu's romp under the table; STEAMY: But it's not Stu and Michelle canoodling in the bath this time
If they lose the tennis and the cricket team starts going to pot, all our pals from Oz will have to be proud of is that bridge in Sydney Harbour that is so pleasing on the eye.