To save this word, you’ll need to log in.

pot·​a·​ger | ˈpĂ€tijə(r)

: a cook whose specialties are soup, broth, and bouillon

Love words?

You must — there are over 200,000 words in our free online dictionary, but you are looking for one that’s only in the Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary.

Start your free trial today and get unlimited access to America’s largest dictionary, with:

  • More than 250,000 words that aren’t in our free dictionary
  • Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
  • Advanced search features
  • Ad free!

History and Etymology for potager

French, from Middle French potagier cook that makes thick soup or pottage, from potage + -ier -er

Learn More about potager

Cite this Entry

“Potager.” The Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 24 January 2020.

Comments on potager

What made you want to look up potager? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).


a feeling of well-being or elation

Get Word of the Day daily email!


0 Commentaires

Laisser une réponse

Vous connecter avec vos identifiants


Vous avez oublié vos informations ?

Créer un compte