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

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Kumquat Simple Syrup: Combine 1/3 cup sugar, 1/3 cup hot water, and 3 kumquats, sliced and seeded in a blender. Puree until smooth, then strain through a fine mesh strainer. Christian Allaire, Vogue, "Leslie Kirchhoff, Ice Cube Artist, Shares 3 Spring Cocktail Recipes," 14 May 2019 For the dressing, place wine, vinegar, dijon & shallot in a blender; blend until combined; slowly add olive oil, salt & pepper – reserve. Krystyna Chávez, Marie Claire, "9 Easy Kentucky Derby Recipe Ideas You Can Whip Up In No Time," 3 May 2019 These ingredients, along with garlic, are browned in oil, brightened with apple cider vinegar, then pureed in a blender. Providence Cicero, The Seattle Times, "Chester Gerl’s versatile, crunchy salsa macha is so much more than a chip dip," 2 Jan. 2019 Working in batches, puree soup in a blender until smooth. Anna Helm Baxter, Country Living, "Savory Pumpkin Soup with Spice Shake," 30 Oct. 2018 Carr uses the example of an apple: Cutting it into quarters would be beneficial, but putting it in a blender would hurt your compost as well as waste of energy. Rebecca Straus, Good Housekeeping, "6 Mistakes You’re Making With Your Compost Pile," 6 Sep. 2018 Rates of electrocution among men attempting to fix small appliances like toasters and blenders have jumped. Tamar Adler, Vogue, "Is Serving Raw Meat And Fish A Dinner Party Taboo?," 12 Apr. 2019 Employees in other parts of the plant will soon assemble two new blenders. John D. Stoll, WSJ, "KitchenAid’s Key Ingredient: Investing in Workers. ‘It’s Not a Dead-End Job Anymore.’," 22 Feb. 2019 Once fully cleaned, place coconut meat in a large blender, and add the coconut water, just to cover, or approximately ¾ cup. Caron Golden, sandiegouniontribune.com, "Yogurt: Purely homemade," 25 June 2018

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First Known Use of blender

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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