from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. One that grates, as an implement with sharp-edged slits and perforations on which to grate foods.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A tool with which one grates, especially cheese, to facilitate getting small particles or shreds off a solid lump.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. One who, or that which, grates; especially, an instrument or utensil with a rough, indented surface, for rubbing off small particles of any substance.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. One who or that which grates.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. utensil with sharp perforations for shredding foods (as vegetables or cheese)
Was that a sharkskin grater with the real wasabi root?
Our new cheese-grater is a transcendent experience.
At the end of the grater is a rubber bumper, that is kind of like a skid stopper.
What could be "grater" than a lovely, smiling bride walking down the aisle to fulfill her destiny?
A microplane is a rasp-like grater, developed by the Microplane Company, that hit the market in the 1990s.
The abrading surface of the grater, my dad warned, could hurt finger tips that slipped as they grasped the hard green fruits.
Great tip. i suppose it could work with a cheese grater too
Baking Monster Apr 21 this is a greta tip and i suppose it could work with a cheese grater too.
Using a Microplane grater, zest about half of one lemon into the bowl with the shallots.
Shred the cheese on the large holes of a box grater and set aside.