steak knife

noun

Definition of steak knife

: a table knife with a sharp often serrated blade

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First Known Use of steak knife

1870


STEAK KNIFE Defined for English Language Learners

steak knife

noun

Definition of steak knife for English Language Learners

  • : a very sharp knife that is used for cutting meat


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