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

Recent Examples on the Web To make the remoulade dipping sauce: In the jar of a blender or bowl of a food processor fitted with the blade attachment, combine the celery, parsley, vinegar, ketchup, mustards, paprika, cayenne, salt, onion, Tabasco and garlic. Mackensy Lunsford, USA TODAY, 11 June 2022 To make the dressing: Combine all of the ingredients in a blender or a bowl and mix or whisk to incorporate. Reem Assil, Robb Report, 11 June 2022 Portable, rechargeable, and wireless, this blender's strong battery offer up to 15 mixes on a single charge. Jordi Lippe-mcgraw, Forbes, 10 June 2022 With a pastry blender or 2 blunt knives, cut the butter into the flour until the mixture resembles sand with pea-sized clumps., 7 June 2022 After racking up another 15 percent of charge on the generator, William fuels up again by making a smoothie with an electric blender. Philip Ellis, Men's Health, 4 June 2022 Admittedly, the kits didn’t save me much time in the kitchen—there are plenty of vegetables to peel and chop, and in my experience, multiple pots and pans (and even a blender) to clean after the cooking is finished. Bon Appétit, 12 May 2022 Anybody with some flavoring, some ice, and a blender can make a FUB. Ian Bogost, The Atlantic, 30 Apr. 2022 One ad said people who confirm their apartment purchases between April 30 and May 4 would also receive a set of 10 household appliances, including a vacuum cleaner, standing fan and food blender. Anniek Bao, WSJ, 29 Apr. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of blender

circa 1611, in the meaning defined above

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17 Jun 2022

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“Blender.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 26 Jun. 2022.

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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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