pitchpot

[ pich-pot ]
/ ˈpɪtʃˌpɒt /

noun

a pot used by sailors for heating pitch.

Nearby words

  1. pitching wedge,
  2. pitchman,
  3. pitchometer,
  4. pitchout,
  5. pitchpole,
  6. pitchstone,
  7. pitchy,
  8. piteous,
  9. piteously,
  10. pitesti

Origin of pitchpot

First recorded in 1710–20; pitch2 + pot1

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