Definition of pot holder in English:

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pot holder

noun

North American
A piece of quilted or thick fabric for handling hot dishes and pans.
Example sentences
  • 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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