Idiom: 'Put your name in the pot'

What does 'Put your name in the pot' mean?

Meaning:

If you ask if you should put someone's name in the pot, you are asking whether you should add someone's name to the list of those who will be joining us for a particular meal or event.

Contributor: Jan Goodman

Country: International English | Subject Area: Furniture and household fittings | Usage Type: Both or All Words Used

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