Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A utensil in which anything is stewed.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun A pan used for stewing.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun archaic, cooking A saucepan used for stewing.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a saucepan used for stewing

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Examples

  • Shall he roast on a spit or be browned in a stewpan?

    Peer Gynt

  • Shall he roast on a spit or be browned in a stewpan?

    Peer Gynt

  • Wilton; and Dunstan, pretending to be very much shocked, condemned him not to wear his crown upon his head for seven years — no great punishment, I dare say, as it can hardly have been a more comfortable ornament to wear, than a stewpan without a handle.

    A Child's History of England

  • Put the butter into a stewpan and flour the sweetbreads; dry very lightly and quickly, take them out.

    The Art of Living in Australia

  • Put the butter into a stewpan, put in the chops and brown them quickly; take out, chop up the apple and onion, and fry that too.

    The Art of Living in Australia

  • Put the stock into a stewpan; slice in the leek and add the fagot of herbs and the peppercorns.

    The Art of Living in Australia

  • Let it boil for five minutes, then take it up and scrape and wash it well, lay it in a stewpan with the beef cut into pieces.

    The Art of Living in Australia

  • Wash the fillets and roll them up, stand them in a stewpan and cook them in this liquor, covering them with a piece of buttered paper; they will take about 20 minutes.

    The Art of Living in Australia

  • Peel the turnips and cut them into pieces like the quarter of an orange; put them into a small stewpan with the butter, sprinkle over them the sugar and salt, and stir about till quite brown.

    The Art of Living in Australia

  • Mince up the meat and mix in some chopped parsley, pepper and salt; put the butter into a stewpan, and when it is dissolved mince up the pieces of onion very finely and fry that for two minutes, then stir in the flour.

    The Art of Living in Australia

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