mud pot

  1. a hot spring filled with boiling mud.: Compare paint pot (def. 2).

Origin of mud pot

An Americanism dating back to 1895–1900

Words Nearby mud pot Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use mud pot in a sentence

  • A short distance south of this Fountain Geyser is the most remarkable mud-pot in the Firehole valley.

    Wonders of the Yellowstone | James Richardson