charbroil

verb
char·broil | \ˈchär-ˌbrȯi(-ə)l \
charbroiled; charbroiling; charbroils

Definition of charbroil 

transitive verb

: to broil on a rack over hot charcoal charbroiled steak

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Other Words from charbroil

charbroiler \-ˌbrȯi-lər \ noun

Examples of charbroil in a Sentence

I am going to charbroil the chicken.

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The meat is either cooked on a flat-top griddle or charbroiled over mesquite (my favorite). Michael Bauer, San Francisco Chronicle, "Best burgers in the Bay Area from the 2018 Top 100 restaurants," 12 June 2018 The menu at the new Irish Channel location offers fried seafood, boiled seafood by the pound, po-boys, charbroiled oysters and even barbecue shrimp tacos. Todd A. Price, NOLA.com, "Deanie's Seafood opens Magazine Street location," 5 June 2018 Jim’s has charbroiled, but this is open flame cooking. Lynn Brezosky, San Antonio Express-News, "Texas Power Broker Jim’s restaurants CEO keeps family dream strong," 26 Feb. 2018 Hardee’s vs BoJangles There’s chicken and biscuits on the right and charbroiled burgers on the left. Southern Living, "The 10 Best Southern Rivalries of All Time," 24 Jan. 2017 Scalise has visited Louisiana twice since he’s been out of the hospital, stopping this past weekend to have charbroiled oysters at Dragos, a popular seafood restaurant in his hometown of Metairie. Deborah Barfield Berry, USA TODAY, "Scalise back at work and whipping his colleagues to support GOP agenda," 11 Oct. 2017 Hardee’s vs BoJangles There’s chicken and biscuits on the right and charbroiled burgers on the left. Southern Living, "The 10 Best Southern Rivalries of All Time," 1 May 2017 Daily specials include lasagne, charbroiled oyster and red beans and rice. NOLA.com, "The 4 things to know about Queenies, new daiquiri and pie shop," 23 May 2017 Hardee’s vs BoJangles There’s chicken and biscuits on the right and charbroiled burgers on the left. Southern Living, "The 10 Best Southern Rivalries of All Time," 1 May 2017

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First Known Use of charbroil

1968, in the meaning defined above

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charcoal

charcoal black

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charbroil

verb

English Language Learners Definition of charbroil

: to cook (something) on a rack above charcoal

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