skillet


skil·let

noun \ˈski-lət\

Definition of SKILLET

1
chiefly British :  a small kettle or pot usually having three or four often long feet and used for cooking on the hearth
2

Origin of SKILLET

Middle English skelet, probably from Anglo-French *escuelete, diminutive of escuelle, eskil bowl — more at scullery
First Known Use: 15th century

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