- crocks collectively; earthenware.
Origin of crockery
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Examples from the Web for crockery
He also could be maddening to work with, dominating any situation and breaking a lot of crockery in the process.U.N. Ambassador Susan Rice’s Blunt Style Unusual, But Effective on Libya
January 19, 2012
The clatter of crockery did not cease in the adjoining room.The Three Cities Trilogy, Complete
Six of them returned with cargoes of crockery, bar iron, pig iron, and salt.Cleveland Past and Present
They come in useful as plates, as our crockery is generally short.Brighter Britain! (Volume 1 of 2)
William Delisle Hay
The mirrors and the crockery sparkled from baths of hot water and soap.Keziah Coffin
Joseph C. Lincoln
The crockery was heterogeneous, and was slumped under colour-headings.
- china dishes, earthen vessels, etc, collectively
Word Origin and History for crockery
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