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Definition of "cooking-pot" []

  • Alternative spelling of cooking pot. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "cooking-pot" in a sentence
  • "Stupid, worthless, spiritless, sick, not more than a dozen years old, no delight in the eyes of the young men of her village, she had been consigned by her disappointed parents to the cooking-pot."
  • "But such hunted, wretched creatures, survivors of village massacres, escapes from the wrath of chiefs and from the long-pig fate of the cooking-pot, did come, and did endure."
  • "And the lean, fear-stricken girl, like a frightened rabbit in the mouth of its burrow, on hands and knees peered forth upon the scene from the lazarette and knew that the cooking-pot and the end of time had come for her."