Associations to the word «Porcelain»


PORCELAIN, noun. (usually uncountable) A hard, white, translucent ceramic that is made by firing kaolin and other materials; china.
PORCELAIN, noun. (usually countable) Anything manufactured from this material.
PORCELAIN BUS, noun. (slang) A toilet bowl.
PORCELAIN BUSES, noun. Plural of porcelain bus
PORCELAIN GOD, noun. (slang) (humorous) (colloquial) A commode; a toilet.
PORCELAIN SHELL, noun. A cowrie.
PORCELAIN SHELLS, noun. Plural of porcelain shell

Dictionary definition

PORCELAIN, noun. Ceramic ware made of a more or less translucent ceramic.

Wise words

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