cooking spray

noun

Definition of cooking spray

: an aerosol that contains vegetable oil for spraying on cookware to prevent food from sticking

Examples of cooking spray in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Coat an 11-by-7-inch baking dish with cooking spray, and spread mixture in it. Judy Walker, NOLA.com, "Favorite Thanksgiving side dishes connect us to loved ones who can't be around the table," 11 Nov. 2020 Spray a large, rimmed baking sheet with cooking spray. Meredith Deeds Special To The Star Tribune, Star Tribune, "Bacon-wrapped meatloaf brings sweet comfort," 4 Nov. 2020 Spray a large, rimmed baking sheet with cooking spray. Meredith Deeds Special To The Star Tribune, Star Tribune, "Bacon-wrapped meatloaf brings sweet comfort," 4 Nov. 2020 Remove planks and spray one side with nonstick cooking spray. ExpressNews.com, "Recipe: Grilled Cedar Plank Salmon," 12 Oct. 2020 Spray a large, rimmed baking sheet with cooking spray. Meredith Deeds Special To The Star Tribune, Star Tribune, "Learning to prepare risotto is worth the time," 21 Oct. 2020 Line a large, rimmed baking sheet with a silicone mat or parchment paper lightly sprayed with nonstick cooking spray. Washington Post, "These caramel apples are all treat, no tricks," 21 Oct. 2020 Line 6 muffin cups with paper liners or generously grease with cooking spray. Kelly Brant, Arkansas Online, "Apple Rose Puffs," 14 Oct. 2020 Pour onto wax paper or foil sprayed with cooking spray. Andrea Mandell, USA TODAY, "It's National Dessert Day! Make John Stamos' favorite gluten-free dessert at home," 14 Oct. 2020

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First Known Use of cooking spray

1971, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of cooking spray was in 1971

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23 Nov 2020

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“Cooking spray.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cooking%20spray. Accessed 3 Dec. 2020.

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cooking spray

noun

Kids Definition of cooking spray

: an aerosol that contains vegetable oil and that is sprayed on cooking pans to prevent food from sticking

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