Definitions for roasterˈroʊ stər

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

roast•erˈroʊ stər(n.)

  1. a person or thing that roasts.

  2. a pan, oven, or device for roasting.

    Category: Cooking

  3. an animal suitable for roasting.

    Category: Cooking

Origin of roaster:

1400–50

Princeton's WordNet

  1. roaster(noun)

    a harsh or humorous critic (sometimes intended as a facetious compliment)

    "the honoree gave his roasters as good as he got"

  2. roaster(noun)

    a cook who roasts food

  3. roaster(noun)

    flesh of a large young chicken over 3 1/2 lb suitable for roasting

  4. roaster(noun)

    a special cooking pan for roasting

Wiktionary

  1. roaster(Noun)

    One who roasts food.

  2. roaster(Noun)

    A kitchen utensil used for roasting.

  3. roaster(Noun)

    A chicken, pig, etc. suitable for roasting.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Roaster(noun)

    one who roasts meat

  2. Roaster(noun)

    a contrivance for roasting

  3. Roaster(noun)

    a pig, or other article of food fit for roasting

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