adverb see potter II

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • potteringly — pot·ter·ing·ly …   English syllables

  • potteringly — adverb : in a pottering manner * * * pottˈeringly adverb • • • Main Entry: ↑potter …   Useful english dictionary

  • potter — I. noun Date: before 12th century one that makes pottery II. intransitive verb Etymology: probably frequentative of English dialect pote to poke Date: 1829 putter • potterer noun • potteringly adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • potter — potter1 /pot euhr/, n. a person who makes pottery. [bef. 1100; ME; late OE pottere. See POT1, ER1] potter2 potterer, n. potteringly, adv. /pot euhr/, v.i., n. Chiefly Brit. putter1. [1520 30; freq. of obs., dial. pote to push, poke, ME poten, OE… …   Universalium

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