cutting board


Definition of cutting board

: a board on which something (such as food or cloth) is placed for cutting

Examples of cutting board in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Transfer to a cutting board and let sit for 30 minutes before carving. John-john Williams Iv,, 18 Nov. 2021 When the turkey is done cooking, transfer to a cutting board and let rest for about 20-30 minutes before carving. Christian Reynoso, San Francisco Chronicle, 10 Nov. 2021 Transfer the pork to a cutting board; roughly chop and return to the pot. Paul Stephen, San Antonio Express-News, 3 Nov. 2021 Carefully uncover the multicooker and transfer the meat to a cutting board. Washington Post, 27 Oct. 2021 Transfer to a cutting board and shred with 2 forks; reserve skillet. Charlyne Mattox, Country Living, 18 Oct. 2021 Remove steak to a cutting board and let rest while finishing the sauce. Tribune News Service, cleveland, 6 Oct. 2021 Transfer roesti to cutting board and let cool slightly while making eggs. Tribune News Service, cleveland, 4 Oct. 2021 On the wooden table was a pitcher of lime-and-mango agua fresca, a plate of tortillas half-wrapped in a towel, a bowl of deep red salsa and a small cutting board. Washington Post, 19 Aug. 2021

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First Known Use of cutting board

1639, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of cutting board was in 1639

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25 Nov 2021

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“Cutting board.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 5 Dec. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of cutting board

: a wooden or plastic board on which foods (such as meats and vegetables) are cut


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