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Meaning of GRATER

Pronunciation:  'greytur

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  utensil with sharp perforations for shredding foods (as vegetables or cheese)
 

GRATER is a 6 letter word that starts with G.

 

 See Also: kitchen utensil

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Grat"er\, a. [From Qrate, v.]
One who, or that which, grates; especially, an instrument or
utensil with a rough, indented surface, for rubbing off small
particles of any substance; as a grater for nutmegs.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: cheese grater, comminutor, crusher, granulator, grinder, kominuter, levigator, masher, mill, millstone, mortar and pestle, nutmeg grater, pestle, pulverizer, quern, quernstone, rock crusher, roller, shredder, steamroller, triturator
 

 

 

 

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