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Interesting Words and Expressions – Cauldron

What is a cauldron (kɔːldr(ə)n)? Is it a woman leaning over a pot? Is it a witch that makes spells?

No, a cauldron is a noun but it’s also a large metal pot with a lid and handle, used for cooking over an open fire.

Many people still use them to this day but rarely call it cauldron as the word, is associated more with Halloween and witches.

Do you or someone in your family have a cauldron? What do you or they like to cook in it?


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