waffle iron

noun
Updated on: 16 Apr 2018

Definition of waffle iron

: a cooking utensil having two hinged metal parts that shut upon each other and impress surface projections on waffles that are being cooked

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First Known Use of waffle iron

1788

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WAFFLE IRON Defined for English Language Learners

waffle iron

Definition of waffle iron for English Language Learners

  • : a device used to cook waffles


WAFFLE IRON Defined for Kids

waffle iron

noun

Definition of waffle iron for Students

: a cooking utensil with two hinged metal parts that come together for making waffles


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