What does the word Pipkin mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • A piggin.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • A small earthenware jar.

Usage examples for Pipkin

  1. This justification of his faith in the Pipkin may seem a small matter to make so much of. – In the Bishop's Carriage by Miriam Michelson
  2. And I am then in such a beatific state of mind that I would share with all mankind my sack of lentils and my pipkin of olive oil. – The Book of Khalid by Ameen Rihani
  3. The same Herbs, clean wash'd, broken and pulled asunder only, being put in a close cover'd Pipkin, without any other Water or Liquor, will stew in their own Juice and Moisture. – Acetaria: A Discourse of Sallets by John Evelyn