warming pan

noun
warm·​ing pan | \ ˈwȯr-miŋ- How to pronounce warming pan (audio) \

Definition of warming pan

: a long-handled covered pan filled with live coals that is used to warm a bed

Examples of warming pan in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Remove carrots from oven and add burrata to warm pan. Kim Sunée, Anchorage Daily News, 27 June 2019 Once pasta is cooked (al-dente), drain and put in a large warm pan. Team Captain Rebecca, Seventeen, 3 May 2012 Remove carrots from oven and add burrata to warm pan. Kim Sunée, Anchorage Daily News, 27 June 2019 Once pasta is cooked (al-dente), drain and put in a large warm pan. Team Captain Rebecca, Seventeen, 3 May 2012 The classic meatballs, glazed with a full-bodied tomato sauce, sopped up beefy juices in a warm pan. Suzanne Loudermilk, baltimoresun.com, 26 Sep. 2017

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First Known Use of warming pan

15th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Warming pan.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/warming%20pan. Accessed 26 Jul. 2021.

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