blender

noun
blend·​er | \ ˈblen-dər How to pronounce blender (audio) \

Definition of blender

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

Examples of blender in a Sentence

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Break the baguette into large chunks and quickly process in a food processor or blender to form medium-size bread crumbs. Carrie Knauer, baltimoresun.com/maryland/carroll, "Carrie’s Kitchen: Ready for fall? Try these ready-to-serve casserole recipes," 16 Sep. 2019 Do not over process when crushing bread by hand or in a food processor or blender. Claire Perez, sun-sentinel.com, "Claire’s tip of the week: Dry, pulse and season to make breadcrumbs," 5 Sep. 2019 Meanwhile, in a small food processor or blender, combine the tomato, onion and garlic and liquefy. San Diego Union-Tribune, "Melissa Copeland’s veggie-rich Mexican rice: a meal in itself," 3 Sep. 2019 Scoop out pulp with a spoon and puree in a food processor or blender. Linda Gassenheimer, Twin Cities, "Celebrate fresh mango season with Pork Scaloppini with Rum-Mango Sauce," 22 July 2019 Combine the cacao nibs and salt in a spice grinder, small food processor or blender (or use a mortar and pestle) and process until finely ground (a few small pieces here and there are fine). Ben Mims, latimes.com, "Culinary SOS: Botanica’s Gluten-Free Buckwheat Brownies," 5 June 2019 Make dip: Combine basil, parsley, garlic, scallions, and sour cream in a blender. Woman's Day Kitchen, Woman's Day, "Crude-Ités with Green Slime Dip," 13 Sep. 2019 Put the herbs in a blender with the salt and 1 cup of oil. ExpressNews.com, "Thursday Recipe: Zucchini Potato Soup with Chicken," 28 Aug. 2019 An alternative to pounding: Put all the ingredients in a blender. San Diego Union-Tribune, "Anti-inflammatory diet: a food fight against disease," 27 Aug. 2019

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circa 1611, in the meaning defined above

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blender

noun

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

blender

noun
blend·​er | \ ˈblen-dər How to pronounce blender (audio) \

Kids Definition of blender

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

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