Definition of pot liquor in English:

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pot liquor


chiefly US
Liquid in which meat, fish, or vegetables have been boiled; stock.
Example sentences
  • Then there are the brilliant side dishes, of which I never seem to tire: The delightfully bitter greens brimming with smoky, pork-infused pot liquor.
  • Cornbread, made with pure cornmeal is a must with every meal, especially if there's pot liquor.
  • If you know what pot liquor is, then you have probably just identified yourself as either being from the country, or having some agrarian connections.

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Syllabification: pot liq·uor

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