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crockery

n. the teeth. (see also China.) I gotta go to the dentist for some work on my crockery.
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She fetched crockery -- new, and plenty of it; new wooden goblets and other table furniture; and beer, fish, chicken, a goose, eggs, roast beef, roast mutton, a ham, a small roast pig, and a wealth of genuine white wheaten bread.
Poyser; "but there's times when the crockery seems alive an' flies out o' your hand like a bird.
Poyser gave her approbation to the scheme of the movable kitchen cupboard, which was to be capable of containing grocery, pickles, crockery, and house-linen in the utmost compactness without confusion.
Well, gentlemen, I see that it is I who will have to pay for the broken crockery," said he, and rising slowly he moved to the table.
The footman led the way toward the paling through the boards and the bricks, the oyster shells and the broken crockery, that strewed the ground.
When the corners of her mouth went down suddenly like a barometer it usually foretold a fall of crockery and tinware.
Honest Jemima had all the bills, and the washing, and the mending, and the puddings, and the plate and crockery, and the servants to superintend.
Owl brought in to chase off seagulls A CAFE owner who loses "thousands of pounds" every year from broken crockery has welcomed the recruitment of an owl to scare off seagulls.
But right now they are set to come into their own with statement pieces that will add wow factor wherever they are placed - even when stowed away in your crockery cupboard or cutlery drawer.
Contract notice: supply of crockery and associated services for the services of the city of lyon
A new set of crockery and cutlery is sure to transform any dish ableware is set to be one of the stars of this year's interiors scene.
Irfan Gillani, a resident of Taxila, lodged a complaint with the local police that thieves broke into his house and made off with 10 carats of gold, Rs35,000 in cash, three cell phones, one LED, clothes, crockery and other valuables worth over Rs2.
Keep things simple with pure white crockery and linen.
One reader said giving chip shop punters crockery could make the streets even messier.