Definitions for toasterˈtoʊ stər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. toaster, wassailer(noun)

    someone who proposes a toast; someone who drinks to the health of success of someone or some venture

  2. toaster(noun)

    a kitchen appliance (usually electric) for toasting bread


  1. toaster(Noun)

    A device for toasting bread, English muffins, crumpets, etc.

  2. toaster(Noun)

    A self-contained software package (or appliance) distributable over the Internet or by burning onto CDs.

  3. toaster(Noun)

    An electronic organ, especially a crude one that uses analog technology.

  4. toaster(Noun)

    Any of several small, box-like automobiles exemplified by the Scion xB and Honda Element.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Toaster(noun)

    one who toasts

  2. Toaster(noun)

    a kitchen utensil for toasting bread, cheese, etc


  1. Toaster

    The toaster is typically a small electric kitchen appliance designed to toast multiple types of bread products. A typical modern two-slice toaster draws from 600 to 1200 watts and makes toast in 1 to 3 minutes. There are also non-electrical toasters that can be used to toast bread products over an open fire or flame.

The New Hacker's Dictionary

  1. toaster

    1. The archetypal really stupid application for an embedded microprocessor controller; often used in comments that imply that a scheme is inappropriate technology (but see elevator controller). “DWIM for an assembler? That'd be as silly as running Unix on your toaster!” 2. A very, very dumb computer. “You could run this program on any dumb toaster.” See bitty box, Get a real computer!, toy, beige toaster. 3. A Macintosh, esp. a Mac in the original unitary case. Some hold that this is implied by sense 2. 4. A peripheral device. “I bought my box without toasters, but since then I've added two boards and a second disk drive.” 5. A specialized computer used as an appliance. See web toaster, video toaster.

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  1. rosetta, rotates

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