Definition of potboiler noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

potboiler

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈpɒtbɔɪlə(r)//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈpɑːtbɔɪlər//
 
(disapproving) Types of play, Types of story
 
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a book, a play, etc. that is produced only to earn money quickly See related entries: Types of play, Types of story
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