Here is the meaning of the word, POT

Pot ( n. ) - A crucible; as, a graphite pot; a melting pot.
Pot ( n. ) - A metal or earthenware extension of a flue above the top of a chimney; a chimney pot.
Pot ( n. ) - A metallic or earthen vessel, appropriated to any of a great variety of uses, as for boiling meat or vegetables, for holding liquids, for plants, etc.; as, a quart pot; a flower pot; a bean pot.
Pot ( n. ) - A perforated cask for draining sugar.
Pot ( n. ) - A size of paper. See Pott.
Pot ( n. ) - A wicker vessel for catching fish, eels, etc.
Pot ( n. ) - An earthen or pewter cup for liquors; a mug.
Pot ( n. ) - The quantity contained in a pot; a potful; as, a pot of ale.
Pot ( v. i. ) - To tipple; to drink.
Pot ( v. t. ) - To drain; as, to pot sugar, by taking it from the cooler, and placing it in hogsheads, etc., having perforated heads, through which the molasses drains off.
Pot ( v. t. ) - To place or inclose in pots
Pot ( v. t. ) - To pocket.
Pot ( v. t. ) - To preserve seasoned in pots.
Pot ( v. t. ) - To set out or cover in pots; as, potted plants or bulbs.