blend·er | \ˈblen-dər \

Definition of blender 

: one that blends especially : an electric appliance for grinding or mixing a food blender

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In a blender, combine the tomatoes, salt, vinegar and paprika. Catherine M. Allchin, The Seattle Times, "After an epic ecological comeback, the local, versatile rockfish has become a restaurant rock star," 27 June 2018 In blender, puree tahini, lime juice, honey, mint, 1/2 cup water and 1/4 teaspoon salt until smooth, adding additional water if needed; set aside. The Good Housekeeping Test Kitchen, Good Housekeeping, "Tahini-Lemon Quinoa with Asparagus Ribbons," 24 Apr. 2018 In a blender, purée soy sauce, horseradish, hoisin, vinegar, and sesame oil until smooth. Woman's Day Kitchen, Woman's Day, "Marinated Pork Chops with Quinoa Salad," 18 Apr. 2018 In a blender, combine the roasted butternut squash, water, cashews, garlic, rosemary, and remaining 2 teaspoons of salt. Kathleen Mulpeter,, "This Vegan Mac and Cheese Recipe Is as Good as the Real Thing," 1 Mar. 2018 But these gestures are just extra bits in the blender, no more or less affecting. Brian Seibert, New York Times, "Review: Dancing the Genome in Wayne McGregor’s ‘Autobiography’," 28 Feb. 2018 In a blender, combine olive oil, lemon juice, paprika, ras el hanout, mint, salt, lemon peel, pepper and the 1 clove peeled garlic. Joanne Kempinger Demski, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "Spice savvy: These 7 trendy seasonings will add pizzazz to your cooking," 27 Feb. 2018 Take some carrots, celery, and onions, whiz them up in the blender, and add it to your ground beef. Carla Hall, Redbook, "Become a Meatloaf Master," 18 Mar. 2013 Cut the fruit into smaller chunks and add to a blender with remaining ingredients. San Antonio Express-News, "Recipe: Dragon Fruit Smoothie," 13 June 2018

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First Known Use of blender

circa 1611, in the meaning defined above

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English Language Learners Definition of blender

: an electric kitchen machine that is used to cut food and ice into very small pieces and to make soft foods (such as fruits) into a liquid


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Kids Definition of blender

: an appliance used to chop, mix, blend, and liquefy

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