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toaster

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noun toast·er \ˈtō-stər\

Simple Definition of toaster

  • : an electrical device used for toasting bread

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of toaster

  1. :  one that toasts; especially :  an electrical appliance for toasting

1582

First Known Use of toaster

1582

Rhymes with toaster



TOASTER Defined for Kids

toaster

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noun toast·er \ˈtō-stər\

Definition of toaster for Students

  1. :  an electrical appliance for making slices of bread crisp, hot, and brown




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