chafing dish

noun chaf·ing dish \ ˈchā-fiŋ- \
Updated on: 12 Nov 2017

Definition of chafing dish

:a utensil for cooking or keeping food warm at the table

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Origin and Etymology of chafing dish

Middle English chafing, present participle of chaufen, chafen to warm


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chafing dish

noun

Definition of chafing dish for English Language Learners

  • : a dish that is used for cooking or warming food at the table



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