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griddle

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noun grid·dle \ˈgri-dəl\

Simple Definition of griddle

  • : a flat surface or pan on which food is cooked

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of griddle

  1. :  a flat stone or metal surface on which food is baked or fried

Origin and Etymology of griddle

Middle English gredil gridiron, from Anglo-French greil, gredile, from Latin craticulum, diminutive of cratis wickerwork — more at hurdle


First Known Use: 14th century

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GRIDDLE Defined for Kids

griddle

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noun grid·dle \ˈgri-dəl\

Definition of griddle for Students

  1. :  a flat surface or pan for cooking food




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