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"Potted tongue," she exclaimed, dodging round the table, and lifting various covers.
ELSTER'S FOLLYMRS. HENRY WOOD
On their pretty bamboo trellises the potted morning-glory vines held out flowers as yet unopened.
THE DRAGON PAINTERMARY MCNEIL FENOLLOSA
Wilder drew forth half a bottle of milk, an open tin of potted ham and several portions of bread.
THE WOMAN GIVESOWEN JOHNSON
We arranged flowers everywhere, and bought potted plants at a little nursery hard by.
PENELOPE'S EXPERIENCES IN SCOTLANDKATE DOUGLAS WIGGIN
The house is decorated with palms, potted plants, flowers, and other foliage.
THE COMPLETE BACHELORWALTER GERMAIN
The trees should be potted in good rich soil, preferably the best garden loam.
DWARF FRUIT TREESF. A. WAUGH
Oblige us by considering the derivation of the word "sarcophagus," and see if it be not suggestive of potted meats.
THE FIEND'S DELIGHTDOD GRILE
A neighbor had sent in a potted white rose, full of buds and bloom, and over this the sisters quarreled.
SEVENOAKSJ. G. HOLLAND
She would be a kind of potted rose-tree under his arm, of which he must eventually tire.
LORD ORMONT AND HIS AMINTA, COMPLETEGEORGE MEREDITH
We got on successfully with our plants, having a hundred potted at the tent and in a fair way of doing well.
A VOYAGE TO THE SOUTH SEAWILLIAM BLIGH
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO POTTED

  • abridged
  • canned
  • capsule
  • compact
  • concise
  • condensed
  • diminutive
  • itsy-bitsy
  • little
  • midget
  • miniature
  • minute
  • peewee
  • pint-sized
  • potted
  • tiny
  • wee
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