follow Dictionary.com

Capitol vs. capital? What's the difference?

slop pail

noun
1.
a pail for conveying slop in feeding livestock, especially pigs.
2.
a pail into which household slop is collected for disposal.
Also called slop bucket.
Origin of slop pail
1860-1865
1860-65
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for slop pail
Historical Examples

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for slop pail

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for slop

6
8
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for slop pail