Definition of pot holder in English:

pot holder

Line breaks: pot hold¦er

noun

North American
  • A piece of quilted or thick fabric for handling hot dishes and pans.
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    • By total accident, I dropped the pot holder in the oven and it caught on fire!
    • ‘Oh that,’ he shrugged dismissively placing a pot holder underneath the steaming pan, ‘It isn't anything to fret about, really.’
    • He left the pot holder too close to the stove, and it caught fire.

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