Meaning of Crockpot in English:


Pronunciation /ˈkrɒkpɒt/


Trademark ; North American
  • A large electric cooking pot used to cook stews and other dishes slowly.

    ‘And in that way, a microwave, that can cook really fast, or a Crockpot, that really focuses the heat on the dish you're cooking can make sense.’
    • ‘He began to nurse injured snakes to health in secret, hiding garter snakes with broken ribs in his duffel, concealing a half-severed dwarf boa in a Crockpot and feeding it milk with an eyedropper.’
    • ‘Mother solved that by taking a few things of her own, the skillet for Papa's eggs, her coffeepot - I even remember a Crockpot making the trip.’