from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A tool used to pare things.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. One who, or that which, pares; an instrument for paring.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. One who or that which pares; specifically, an instrument for paring: as, an apple-parer, or a peach-parer.
- n. In agriculture, an instrument for scraping off weeds or grass or loosening their roots; specifically, a horse-hoe having a single broad flat blade.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a small sharp knife used in paring fruits or vegetables
- n. a manicurist who trims the fingernails
Sorry, no etymologies found.
Kristin, il y a quelque jour, j'ai appris le mot "parer" pour les vêtements.
Good: Oxo Good Grip Professional, $80 This 14-piece set includes all the essentials—8-inch chef's knife, slicer, utility knife, parer—plus six steak knives.
Three months out of every year I became anything from a vegetable parer to assistant cook in some of the most famous kitchens in the world.
Just another twit who reads the parer and plonks down what he finks
Avoid, too, any pre-parer who claims to know the whole tax code; nobody does.
So I bought the parer, and I am pleased with myself over both.
A parer, usually 3 to 4 inches long, is perfect for peeling and coring.
Non è un video particolarmente ispirato a parer mio.
Il finale poteva essere gestito meglio a parer mio.
There is some piece of classifed parer that PJF needs in order to meet either his burden of proof at trial or his discovery obligations if he indicts Rove.