Definition of earthenware

Common misspellings:
  • earthanware (25.0%)
  • eathenware (25.0%)
  • earthernware (25.0%)
Misspellings percentages are collected from over 15,411,110 spell check sessions on from Jan 2010 - Jun 2012.
Examples of usage:
  1. Further all those splendid vessels of burnt earthenware as for instance funeral wine or water urns five feet high likewise all of those vessels with a beak shaped mouth bent back and either short or long - The World's Greatest Books, Vol XI. by Edited by Arthur Mee and J.A. Hammerton

  2. This bath must be used in either a wooden or earthenware vessel - The Dyeing of Woollen Fabrics by Franklin Beech

  3. Near the steps to the veranda stands a small wooden bench in the center is placed an earthenware plate with a miniature knife and fork and spoon and at each end a wooden platter one for Almira the other for Narcissa - Timar's Two Worlds by Mór Jókai