Definition of Bowpot
1. boughpot [n -S] - See also: boughpot
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Bowpot
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Literary usage of Bowpot
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Rome and Venice: With Other Wanderings in Italy, in 1866-7 by George Augustus Sala (1869)
"For tenpence you may buy such a bowpot in Rome as an English duchess might think ... such a bowpot as might make an English sempstress, stitching in her ..."
2. Wonderful Characters: Comprising Memoirs and Anecdotes of the Most by Henry Wilson (1842)
"... and the penny bowpot is not half so big as the ha'penny one and somehow or other they don't smell to me as they used to do. ADMIRAL JOHN BENBOW. ..."
3. A Set of Rogues: Their Wicked Conspiracy, and a True Account of Their by Frank Barrett (1895)
"And here a great bowpot on the table (which Mr. Godwin had made to come from ... Mr. Godwin offers his bowpot and takes her into his arms, and there for a ..."
4. Macmillan's Magazine by David Masson, George Grove, John Morley, Mowbray Morris (1869)
"... working with them, or watering the crops, or gathering The fruits and vegetables for the family meal, or selecting flowers for the parlour bowpot. ..."
5. The Gentleman's Magazine (1826)
"... for ascertaining their share Lu the peculation, which they bid ins bowpot fur security. Now, when an assembly of divines, aided by she meet strict ..."