Toasting fork
Toasting Toast"ing, a. & n. from {Toast}, v. [1913 Webster]

{Toasting fork}, a long-handled fork for toasting bread, cheese, or the like, by the fire. [1913 Webster]


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  • toasting fork — n a long fork used to hold bread over a fire to toast it …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • toasting fork — ► NOUN ▪ a long handled fork for making toast in front of a fire …   English terms dictionary

  • toasting fork — noun long handled fork for cooking or toasting frankfurters or bread etc. (especially over an open fire) • Hypernyms: ↑fork * * * noun 1. : a long handled fork used to toast bread, marshmallows, or other foods usually over an open fire or live… …   Useful english dictionary

  • toasting fork — UK [ˈtəʊstɪŋ ˌfɔː(r)k] / US [ˈtoʊstɪŋ ˌfɔrk] noun [countable] Word forms toasting fork : singular toasting fork plural toasting forks a fork with a long handle, used in the past for holding bread close to a fire to toast it …   English dictionary

  • toasting fork — a long handled fork used for cooking or toasting frankfurters, marshmallows, bread, etc., usually over an open fire. [1830 40] * * * …   Universalium

  • toasting fork — toast|ing fork [ toustıŋ ,fɔrk ] noun count a fork with a long handle, used in the past for holding bread close to a fire to TOAST it …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • toasting fork — noun a long handled fork for making toast in front of a fire …   English new terms dictionary

  • toasting fork — noun (C) a long fork used to hold bread over a fire to toast it …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • toasting fork — /ˈtoʊstɪŋ fɔk/ (say tohsting fawk) noun a fork with a long handle on which bread, or the like, can be toasted over a fire …   Australian English dictionary

  • Toasting — Toast ing, a. & n. from {Toast}, v. [1913 Webster] {Toasting fork}, a long handled fork for toasting bread, cheese, or the like, by the fire. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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