toaster oven


Definition of 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 An oven-front air fryer looks like a toaster oven and cooks your food on a rack or baking tray. Bre Richey,, "The best air fryer for a family of four," 23 Feb. 2021 Then, when ready to eat, people can slice a portion and reheat in the toaster oven or oven before adding that freshly fried egg. Washington Post, "This make-ahead cheesy ham casserole is a festive treat at the holidays or anytime," 29 Dec. 2020 Through Monday, November 9, the Cuisinart TOB-1010 toaster oven, regularly $124.99 and on sale for $99.99, falls to $84.99 in your cart with coupon code FRIEND at checkout. Arielle Tschinkel, USA TODAY, "This Cuisinart toaster oven is a huge hit with Macy's shoppers—and it's less than $100," 27 Oct. 2020 Some look and operate more like a traditional toaster oven, but with the technology and power usually found in professional appliances. The Editors, Outdoor Life, "3 Reasons You Should Cook with an Air Fryer," 7 Jan. 2021 There are dishes, casserole and baking dishes and pans designed to use in a toaster oven. Washington Post, "Hints From Heloise: Microchip your pets," 4 Jan. 2021 Reheat the casserole, or an individual portion, in a 350-degree oven or toaster oven for 15 minutes, or until bubbly. Washington Post, "This make-ahead cheesy ham casserole is a festive treat at the holidays or anytime," 29 Dec. 2020 For the cook who has it all, go for Cuisinart’s two in one air fryer and toaster oven, a dining table set from Matilda Goad. Madeline Fass, Vogue, "25 Practical Gifts Your Friends and Family Really Want (But Won’t Think to Ask For)," 3 Dec. 2020 This one is an air fryer and a toaster oven, which is great for small spaces that might not even have an accessible oven at all. Lesley Kennedy, CNN Underscored, "All the best Target deals you’ve gotta shop on Cyber Monday," 30 Nov. 2020

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First Known Use of toaster oven

1961, in the meaning defined above

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28 Feb 2021

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“Toaster oven.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 8 Mar. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of toaster oven

US : a small oven in which food is toasted, heated, or cooked

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