An example of potted is a flower plant that has been planted in a container.
An example of potted is when Uncle Harry drank too many egg nogs at the family Christmas Eve tree trimming party.
A potted history of Britain.
A potted plant.
The company released a potted statement.
Origin of potted
- Adjective meaning "prepared in advance" first used in a published work, by L. Susan Stebbing in her Pelican classic Thinking to some purpose (1939), where "potted thinking" is defined as "a compressed statement to save us the trouble of thinking."