Pitcher – meaning of the word and examples

Jug a large, round container for liquids that has a flat base, a handle, and a very narrow raised opening at the top for pouring. (Cambridge Dictionary)

Jug a container for holding liquids that has a handle and a shaped opening at the top for pouring. (Cambridge Dictionary)

A large jug. (Oxford Dictionaries)

A container for holding and pouring liquids that usually has a lip or spout and a handle. (Merriam – Webster)

A modified leaf of a pitcher plant in which the hollowed petiole and base of the blade form an elongated receptacle. (Merriam – Webster)

pitcher is a jug. (Collins Dictionary)

pitcher is a large container made of clay. Pitchers are usually round in shape and have a narrow neck and two handles shaped like ears. (Collins Dictionary)


Pitcher. Longman.


Pitcher container. Wikipedia.



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