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chargrill

transitive verb char·grill \ ˈchär-ˌgril \
variants: or char-grill

Definition of chargrill

chargrilled or char-grilled; chargrilling or char-grilling; chargrills or char-grills
: to cook (food) on a charcoal grill
  • … a petit filet mignon, aged 30 days and chargrilled, served with a wild mushroom sauce.
  • —Pamela Bieri, Desert Sun (Palm Springs, California)20 Sept. 2013
  • … tables full of barbecued pork, char-grilled catfish, fried chicken, corn on the cob …
  • —Jon BowermasterNew York Times Magazine2 Dec. 1990
  • This cozy Northport pub hand-shapes a half pound of Black Angus beef before chargrilling it to a smoky juiciness.
  • —Joan Reminick, Newsday (New York)4 July 2013

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First Known Use of chargrill

1954


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chargrill

noun char·grill \ ˈchär-ˌgril \

Definition of chargrill

plural chargrills
: a charcoal grill
  • Meat is cooked on a chargrill so any fat drips away …
  • —Sarah Foy, Daily News (Plymouth, New Zealand)22 Oct. 2013

First Known Use of chargrill

1954


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