broiler


broil·er

noun \ˈbri-lər\

: a part of an oven that becomes very hot and that food is placed under to be broiled

: a young chicken that is suitable for broiling

Full Definition of BROILER

1
:  one that broils
2
:  a bird fit for broiling; especially :  a chicken that is younger and smaller than a roaster

Examples of BROILER

  1. Put the steaks under the broiler.

First Known Use of BROILER

14th century

Rhymes with BROILER

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