toaster oven


: a usually small electrical appliance that can function as an oven or a toaster

Examples of toaster oven in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Breville Barista Express Espresso Machine, $675 $745 on Amazon Breville Smart Oven Air Fryer Breville, quite simply makes our favorite toaster ovens—or rather, multi ovens. Tiffany Hopkins, Bon Appétit, 10 Nov. 2023 The Wonder Oven is a 6-in-1 air fryer and toaster oven that bakes, broils, reheats, broils, roasts, toasts, and fries, and, according to the brand, can preheat 75 percent quicker and cook 30 percent faster than traditional ovens. Dhara Patel, Peoplemag, 7 Nov. 2023 Thaw in the refrigerator overnight if frozen, and reheat in a preheated 350°F oven, toaster oven, or microwave until hot throughout before serving. Southern Living Test Kitchen, Southern Living, 16 Oct. 2023 In addition to its stand mixer, KitchenAid also has deals on a food processor, toaster oven, oven mitts, and more. Jessica Kasparian, SELF, 10 Oct. 2023 To warm up individual pieces, use a toaster oven — not an upright toaster or else the filling and glaze will run — to gently warm the pastry before serving. Get the recipe. Ben Mims, Los Angeles Times, 24 Sep. 2023 To reheat leftovers, cover and heat in a preheated 350°F oven or toaster oven until hot throughout. Southern Living Test Kitchen, Southern Living, 28 Oct. 2023 Shop this 34 percent-off air fryer and toaster oven too, which can fit a 12-inch pizza or up to six slices of bread, and the 71-piece stainless steel cookware set that includes pots, pans, plates, an entire knife block, and more for $59. Megan Schaltegger, Southern Living, 9 Oct. 2023 Read on for the best toaster ovens that PEOPLE Tested. Laura Denby, Peoplemag, 18 July 2023 See More

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Word History

First Known Use

1961, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of toaster oven was in 1961

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“Toaster oven.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 4 Dec. 2023.

Kids Definition

toaster oven

: an electrical kitchen appliance that bakes, broils, and toasts and that fits on a countertop

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