potiche

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

French potiche

NounEdit

potiche (plural potiches)

  1. (ceramics) A vase with a separate cover, the body usually rounded or polygonal in plan with nearly vertical sides, a neck of smaller size, and a rounded shoulder.

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From pot +‎ -iche

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

potiche f (plural potiches)

  1. porcelain vase
  2. figurehead (person); window dressing
  3. (chiefly Europe) trophy wife

DescendantsEdit

  • English: potiche

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