Waterpot

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Waterpot A vessel for holding or conveying water, or for sprinkling water on cloth, plants, etc.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n waterpot Any pot or vessel for holding, conveying, or distributing water.
    • n waterpot Same as watering-pot, 1.
    • n waterpot A chamber-pot.
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Usage

In literature:

He looked like High-low-kickapoo-waterpot, chief of the Wam-wams.
"The Mountains" by Stewart Edward White
A woman came down occasionally to fill her waterpot in evident fear and trembling.
"Sport and Work on the Nepaul Frontier" by James Inglis
There is a lamp in the middle of the room, and round the walls there are waterpots.
"The Good Shepherd" by Anonymous
Now there were six waterpots of stone set there after the Jews' manner of purifying, containing two or three firkins apiece.
"The Expositor's Bible: The Gospel of St. John, Vol. I" by Marcus Dods
And there were set there six waterpots of stone, after the manner of the purifying of the Jews, containing two or three firkins apiece.
"Walks and Words of Jesus" by M. N. Olmsted
Jesus saith unto them, Fill the waterpots with water.
"A Harmony of the Gospels for Students of the Life of Christ" by Archibald Thomas Robertson
Jesus having obtained six waterpots full of water, turned them into wine.
"A Few Words About the Devil" by Charles Bradlaugh
In a corner near the door was another waterpot with a tin mug.
"The Outcaste" by F. E. Penny
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In poetry:

Child of God, His son or daughter!
Heed this word, obeying Him;
"Fill the waterpots with water,--
And they fill'd them to the brim:"
"The Water And The Wine" by Martin Farquhar Tupper