Today's Word of the Day means...
: a pot partynoun
[1930s+ Narcotics; perhaps fr Mexican Spanish potiguaya, ''marijuana leaves'']
A potentiometer (1940s+)
To shoot: He potted a woodchuck (1860+)Related Terms
[all senses fr cooking pot, as something containing a pot-luck mess of food, something sooty and unattractive, something fat-looking, something to be filled by hitting the hunt's prey, etc]