tin opener


Definition of tin opener


  1. :  a device that is used in the kitchen to open tins of food :  can opener

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  a box, can, pan, vessel, or a sheet made of tinplate

    :  such a container of any metal (such as aluminum)

    :  a metal container and its contents

  1. :  to cover or plate with tin or a tin alloy

    :  to put up or pack in tins :  can

  1. :  one that opens : such as

    :  cards of sufficient value for a player to open the betting in a poker game

    :  the first item, contest, or event of a series

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