THINK YOU’VE GOT A HANDLE ON THIS US STATE NICKNAME QUIZ?
Origin of melting pot
Words nearby melting pot
Example sentences from the Web for melting pot
America, the land of the ethno-racial melting pot, is once again facing what the Swedish economist Gunnar Myrdal optimistically called The American Dilemma in 1944.George Floyd Protests Show How The US Has Retreated From Its Position As A World Leader|LGBTQ-Editor|June 9, 2020|No Straight News
Bring a large pot of water to a boil and season liberally with salt.Make Carla Hall’s Crispy Shallot Green Bean Casserole|Carla Hall|December 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Set a heatproof bowl over a pot of gently simmering water, making sure that the bowl does not touch the surface of the water.
Alastair Sim had jowls like melting candle wax, a snarl like a cornered cat and eyes cold with contempt.
Before this latest brush with the law, the rapper was facing pot-bust and unrelated gun charges.Rapper Bobby Shmurda Arrested at New York’s Notorious Quad Studios|M.L. Nestel|December 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
So too does Inherent Vice, which is something like a love letter written in pot smoke to the Gold Coast.
A Yankee, whose face had been mauled in a pot-house brawl, assured General Jackson that he had received his scars in battle.
And, old ink pot, tuck a horse blanket under my chin, and rub me down with brickbats while I feed!
Gunn touched the brim of his soft felt hat, which he wore turned down all round apparently in imitation of a flower-pot.Dope|Sax Rohmer
The pot goeth so long to the water til at length it commeth broken home.A Selection from the Works of Frederick Locker|Frederick Locker
All the lower sky was pink, melting imperceptibly into the still pale blue of day.Ancestors|Gertrude Atherton
British Dictionary definitions for melting pot
Cultural definitions for melting pot
A term expressing the view that immigrants to the United States have been fused or melted into a single people.