Definition of skillet
1 chiefly British : a small kettle or pot usually having three or four often long feet and used for cooking on the hearth
2 : frying pan
Recent Examples of skillet from the Web
Heat 1 tablespoon oil in a large nonstick skillet on medium-high.
A Washington Parish man is being held in jail without bond, accused of hurling an iron skillet at his mother's head during an argument over a table game.
MAKE THIS Penne with fennel and sausage Brown 1 pound Italian sausage, casings removed, in a large skillet, breaking up the pieces with a wooden spoon, about 7 minutes.
Heat the oil in a large skillet, preferably nonstick, over medium-high heat.
Heat the tortillas in a cast-iron skillet or on a cast-iron grill pan until warmed through and slightly toasted around the edges.
Cook bacon until crispy, either in a skillet over medium heat or on a microwave-safe plate in the microwave.
The men’s race is nothing more than a sprint sans skillet and apron.
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SKILLET Defined for Kids
Definition of skillet for Students
: a frying pan
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