paring knife

noun

Definition of paring knife

  1. :  a small short-bladed knife (as for paring fruit)

15th Century

First Known Use of paring knife

15th century


PARING KNIFE Defined for English Language Learners

paring knife

noun

Definition of paring knife for English Language Learners

  • : a small knife with a short blade used especially for cutting fruit and vegetables

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