Definition of Pipkin

1. n. A small earthen boiler.



Definition of Pipkin

1. Noun. A small earthen boiler. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Pipkin

1. a small pot [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Pipkin

piping crow
piping crow-shrike
piping down
piping guan
piping hot
piping plover
pipingly
pipings
pipis
pipistrel
pipistrelle
pipistrelles
pipistrels
pipit
pipits
pipkin (current term)
pipkins
pipless
pipobroman
piposulfan
pipotiazine
pipotiazine palmitate
pipped
pippier
pippiest
pippin
pipping
pippins
pippul
pippul tree

Literary usage of Pipkin

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1. A Select Collection of Old English Plays by Robert ed Dodsley, William Carew Hazlitt (1874)
"Enter HUGH, and after him, pipkin. HUGH. My master hath left his gloves ... 0 Master pipkin, what do you mean Ì what do you mean, Master pipkin? PIP. ..."

2. Punch by Mark Lemon, Henry Mayhew, Tom Taylor, Shirley Brooks, Francis Cowley Burnand, Owen Seaman (1870)
"Hi-, as it were, lowers the standard. believe, knowing pipkin (he was to have been a Captain—perhaps he is ; indeed, I fancy that I have heard him say so at ..."

3. Library of Choice Literature and Encyclopaedia of Universal Authorship by Ainsworth Rand Spofford, Charles Gibbon (1893)
"As all this was said with much gravity; and as Nathaniel pipkin walked home ... The next day Nathaniel pipkin saw old Lobbe go out upon his old gray pony; ..."

4. Lawyers' Reports Annotated by Lawyers Co-operative Publishing Company (1905)
"Greer authorized pipkin to enter his name upon the subscription list for $2500. ... pipkin says that he told Greer "that the whole matter was hinging on his ..."

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