Definition of chamber pot in English:

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chamber pot

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noun

A bowl kept in a bedroom and used as a toilet at night.
Example sentences
  • For that, a prisoner would get a bed for the night, a chamber pot and a simple meal such as tinned soup and bangers and mash.
  • The toilet was inoperable, and there was a chamber pot in the bathroom, making Vivienne feel as if she were in the last century.
  • And thus Druidically robed, bearing my chamber pot before me like some sacramental offering to the Muse, I gingerly descended the ladder to face my morning ablutions and whatever inspiration the new day might bring.

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