from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. One that roasts.
- n. A special pan or apparatus for roasting.
- n. Something, especially a young chicken, that is fit for roasting.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. One who roasts food.
- n. A kitchen utensil used for roasting.
- n. A chicken, pig, etc. suitable for roasting.
- n. One who roasts or banters, especially as a comedy routine.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. One who roasts meat.
- n. A contrivance for roasting.
- n. A pig, or other article of food fit for roasting.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. One who or that which roasts: as, a meat-roaster.
- n. Specifically, the finishing-furnace in the Leblanc process of making ball-soda.
- n. A pig or other animal or article fit for roasting.
- n. A muffle or furnace used for roastingore, usually of the reverberatory type; specifically, the furnace in which blister-copper is produced.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a special cooking pan for roasting
- n. a harsh or humorous critic (sometimes intended as a facetious compliment)
- n. a cook who roasts food
- n. flesh of a large young chicken over 3 1/2 lb suitable for roasting
It’s nice if the roaster is pretty enough to serve in, although it’s not crucial since you’ll need take the bird out to carve it anyway.
The roaster should be a closed sphere or cylinder.
Directly in front of his roaster was a home-made cooling pan, the sides of which were of wood, the bottom covered with a fine grade of wire screening.
In 1903, George C. Lester, of New York, was granted a United States patent on an electric coffee roaster, that is, a machine to roast by electric heat.
Every family should be provided with a coffee roaster, which is an iron cylinder to stand before the fire, and is either turned by a handle, or wound up like a jack to go of itself.
The salmon was sent me with a basket of vegetables from Plymouth, I suspect from Captain Markham; the roaster was a present from Captain Hood, who, being under sail, could not dine with me.
These include records regarding in-house tests for salmonella and the operation of the peanut roaster, which is used to kill contamination.
"roaster" which means it is meant to roast a chicken, I only used it for meatloaf.
AIGA, the professional association for design Square One Design aimed for coffee that "the average Joe" could like Perking Up Coffee Sales Project: Packaging for Midwest roaster Paramount.
She had a roaster and every week each if us (I have a brother) took turns to be responsible for putting water in the fridge, washing the dishes, wshing the car etc.