Plates, dishes, cups, and other similar items, especially ones made of earthenware or china.
More example sentences
- She was quite overcome by it all, real bone china crockery, real silver wear.
- They had grabbed ten miniature Crown Derby items of crockery and nine Lladro pottery figures.
- The youth group is collecting cracked and unwanted crockery for their china smashing stall, and a box for donations is in the church.
early 18th century: from obsolete crocker 'potter', from crock1.