What does grill mean?

Definitions for grillgrɪl

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word grill.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. grillroom, grill(noun)

    a restaurant where food is cooked on a grill

  2. grill, grille, grillwork(verb)

    a framework of metal bars used as a partition or a grate

    "he cooked hamburgers on the grill"

  3. grill(verb)

    cook over a grill

    "grill the sausages"

  4. grill(verb)

    examine thoroughly

    "the student was grilled for two hours on the subject of phonology"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Grill(verb)

    a gridiron

  2. Grill(verb)

    that which is broiled on a gridiron, as meat, fish, etc

  3. Grill(noun)

    to broil on a grill or gridiron

  4. Grill(noun)

    to torment, as if by broiling

  5. Origin: [F. griller, fr. gril gridiron, OF. gral, L. craticulum for craticula fine hurdlework, a small gridiron, dim. of crates hurdle. See Grate, n.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Grill

    gril, v.t. to broil on a gridiron: to torment.—v.i. to undergo torment, to be in a broil.—n. a grated appliance for broiling meat, &c., a gridiron.—ns. Grill′āde, anything grilled or broiled on a gridiron; Grill′āge, a construction of cross-beams supporting an erection on marshy grounds.—adj. Grilled, embossed with small rectangular indentations.—n. Grill′-room, a restaurant, where beefsteaks, &c., are grilled to one's order. [Fr. grillergril, a gridiron—L. craticula, dim. of cratis, a grate.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of grill in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of grill in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Jamie Purviance:

    If you want to use your grill as an oven, you absolutely can.

  2. Eric LeVine:

    The best time to clean is when the grill is still hot so you get the steam action going.

  3. Eric LeVine:

    When people are n’t paying attention to what they’re doing — especially in front of a hot grill — things happen.

  4. Don Roose:

    This time of year, it's usually pretty hot, so the number of people grilling tapers back, and what people are buying to grill are hamburger and lower-priced cuts, not the high value steaks.

  5. Richard Doucette:

    If you grill a lot, you should inspect your brush often, very carefully, grab some of the bristles and give them a tug to see if any pull out easily. If they can, it’s time for a new brush.

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