Definition of Crockery

1. Noun. Tableware (eating and serving dishes) collectively.

Exact synonyms: Dishware
Specialized synonyms: China, Chinaware, Cup, Dish, Egg Cup, Eggcup, Ovenware
Generic synonyms: Tableware



Definition of Crockery

1. n. Earthenware; vessels formed of baked clay, especially the coarser kinds.

Definition of Crockery

1. Noun. Plates, dishes and other eating and serving tableware, usually made of some ceramic material. ¹

2. Noun. Crocks, earthenware vessels, especially domestic utensils. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Crockery

1. pottery [n -ERIES] - See also: pottery

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Crockery

crocidismus
crocidolite
crocidolites
crocin
crocine
crock
crock of gold
crock of shit
crock pot
crock pots
crock up
crocked
crocker
crockeries
crockers
crockery (current term)
crockeryware
crockerywares
crocket
crocketed
crocketing
crocketings
crockets
crocking
crocklets
crockpot
crockpots
crocks
crocky
crocodile

Literary usage of Crockery

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1. Sporting Magazine edited by [Anonymus AC02751662] (1827)
"Duke of York's bf Dahlia, 4 yrs old, 8st. lib 122 Captain Locke's bc crockery, 4 yrs old, 8st. lllb 2 dr. Five to 4 agst Dream, 7 to 4 agst crockery, ..."

2. Modern Eloquence by Thomas Brackett Reed, Rossiter Johnson, Justin McCarthy, Albert Ellery Bergh (1900)
"There is a great deal of smashed crockery in the world. You who arc masters in the art of packing things and we whose vocation is the art of putting things, ..."

3. Official Catalogue of Exhibitors (1915)
"Vase: crockery: Famous Scene of Omi. 113. Vase: crockery: Waterfall. ... Vase: crockery 125. Vase: crockery Flower and Bird. Grass. 126. ..."

4. Memorials of the Grand River Valley by Franklin Everett (1878)
"At or near the mouth of the creek that bears the name, considerable quantities of Indian pottery were found, which caused it to be called " crockery Creek. ..."

5. Life in Brazil by Thomas Ewbank (1856)
"AN element of domestic life, and a chief item of household furniture, Brazilian crockery-ware is interesting to a stranger. The articles bear little ..."

6. The Comic History of the United States: From a Period Prior to the Discovery by John D. Sherwood (1870)
"A New-Yorker reaches the White House, and has Hard Fare there.—The Disadvantages of Competition. —A Financial Earthquake breaks large Amounts of crockery. ..."

7. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1897)
"tremble and crockery to rattle, ' aa though in an earthquake.' In view of the compressed condition of the rocks in the Mon- eon quarries, described by Niles ..."

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