What does skillet mean?

Definitions for skillet
ˈskɪl ɪtskil·let

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. frying pan, frypan, skillet(noun)

    a pan used for frying foods

Wiktionary

  1. skillet(Noun)

    A pan for frying, generally large and heavy.

    Heat some oil in a cast-iron skillet and add the onions.

  2. skillet(Noun)

    A dish or meal cooked in such a pan.

    This is an easy skillet with potatoes and bacon.

  3. skillet(Noun)

    Cooked in a skillet.

    Can you make up a quick skillet hash?

  4. Origin: escuelette, diminutive of escuelle a porringer, ( écuelle), from scutella, diminutive of scutra, scuta, a dish. Compare scuttle a basket.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Skillet(noun)

    a small vessel of iron, copper, or other metal, with a handle, used for culinary purpose, as for stewing meat

  2. Origin: [OF. escuelette, dim. of escuelle a porringer, F. ecuelle, fr. L. scutella, dim. of scutra, scuta, a dish. Cf. Scuttle a basket.]

Freebase

  1. Skillet

    Skillet is an American Christian rock band formed in Memphis, Tennessee in 1996. The band currently consists of husband and wife John and Korey Cooper, along with Jen Ledger and Seth Morrison. The band has released eight albums, two receiving Grammy nominations: Collide and Comatose. Awake has been certified Platinum and debuted on No. 2 on the Billboard 200, with Comatose certified Gold by RIAA. Skillet went through several line-up changes early in their career, leaving founder John Cooper as the only original member remaining in the band. They have sold over 2 million albums in the U.S. alone and are known for a relentless touring schedule, which garnered them a top five ranking in the Hardest Working Bands of 2011 by Songkick.com.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Skillet

    skil′et, n. a small metal vessel with a long handle, used for boiling water, in cooking, &c. [Prob. from O. Fr. escuellette, dim of escuelle (Fr. écuelle)—L. scutella, dim. of scutra, a dish.]

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. skillet

    A small pitch-pot or boiler with feet.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of skillet in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of skillet in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of skillet in a Sentence

  1. Erma Bombeck:

    A friend never defends a husband who gets his wife an electric skillet for her birthday.

Images & Illustrations of skillet

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