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



BrE BrE//ˈsɔːspən//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈsɔːspæn//
(especially British English) (usually North American English pot) In the kitchen
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a deep round metal pot with a lid and one long handle or two short handles, used for cooking things over heat See related entries: In the kitchenExtra examples Cover the saucepan and remove from the heat. Heat one tablespoon of oil in a saucepan. Strain the sauce into a saucepan. a saucepan of boiling water
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: saucepan