- fine-quality porcelain ware produced in Stoke-on-Trent since 1793
- (as modifier)Minton plate
Word Origin for Minton
Examples from the Web for minton
The tiling is modern, having been copied by Minton from the old work, both as to subject and arrangement.Bell's Cathedrals: The Cathedral Church of Gloucester [2nd ed.]|H. J. L. J. Mass
"I don't know anything about—'bout Mrs. Mack," answered Minton with a cunning look.Mark Mason's Victory|Horatio Alger
Mr. Minton has acquired a notoriety, even in that proud city, which makes his house one of the most popular resorts.
It may be remarked in passing that Mr. Alden's congregation usually contained more young men than any other in Minton.
It was a wretched little room, bare beyond anything Roland had ever seen in Minton.