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grill

grill

 
 
pronunciation:
grIl
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a framework or grating of parallel metal bars used to support foods for broiling; gridiron.
synonyms:
gridiron
similar words:
barbecue, broiler, grate
definition 2: food that has been cooked on a grill.
synonyms:
barbecue, broil
definition 3: an establishment where grilled foods are served.
similar words:
coffee shop, restaurant
definition 4: a grille.
synonyms:
grate, grating, grille
 
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: grilled, grilling, grills
definition 1: to broil on a grill.
 
synonyms:
broil
similar words:
barbecue, roast, sear
definition 2: to torment by or as if by intense heat.
similar words:
burn, roast, torment, torture
definition 3: (informal) to subject to relentless questioning; interrogate.
synonyms:
interrogate
similar words:
cross-examine, question
derivation: griller (n.)
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