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grat·er

 (grā′tər)
n.
One that grates, as an implement with sharp-edged slits and perforations on which to grate foods.

grater

(ˈɡreɪtə)
n
1. (Cookery) a kitchen utensil with sharp-edged perforations for grating carrots, cheese, etc
2. a person or thing that grates
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.grater - utensil with sharp perforations for shredding foods (as vegetables or cheese)grater - utensil with sharp perforations for shredding foods (as vegetables or cheese)
kitchen utensil - a utensil used in preparing food
Translations
مِبْشَرَه
struhadlo
rivejern
ReibeKüchenreibe
konyhai reszelõ
rifjárn
radula
strgalo

grater

[ˈgreɪtəʳ] N (Culin) → rallador m

grater

[ˈgreɪtər] n (for grating food)râpe f cheese grater, nutmeg grater

grater

nReibe f

grater

[ˈgreɪtəʳ] ngrattugia

grate2

(greit) verb
1. to rub (cheese, vegetables etc) into small pieces by means of a grater.
2. to irritate. His voice grates on me.
ˈgrater noun
an instrument with a rough surface on which cheese, vegetables etc can be grated.
ˈgrating adjective
(of sounds) unpleasant.
References in classic literature ?
Now a bag of remarkable clothespins, next, a wonderful nutmeg grater which fell to pieces at the first trial, a knife cleaner that spoiled all the knives, or a sweeper that picked the nap neatly off the carpet and left the dirt, labor-saving soap that took the skin off one's hands, infallible cements which stuck firmly to nothing but the fingers of the deluded buyer, and every kind of tinware, from a toy savings bank for odd pennies, to a wonderful boiler which would wash articles in its own steam with every prospect of exploding in the process.
Here are some in the grater," said Miss Ophelia, holding them up.
In this the woman, as fair as a goddess, mixed them a mess with Pramnian wine; she grated goat's milk cheese into it with a bronze grater, threw in a handful of white barley-meal, and having thus prepared the mess she bade them drink it.
These things were crowded with utensils of all sorts: frying pans, sauce pans, kettles, forks, knives, basting and soup spoons, nutmeg graters, sifters, colanders, meat saws, flat irons, rolling pins and many other things of a like nature.
Walter Thompson has announced that Paul Grater has been promoted to managing partner of its Cape Town operation, with immediate effect.
The new Ratchet Grater features a highly efficient ratchet mechanism that is easier on the hands, so grating cheese, chocolate or nuts is a breeze.
More well paid workers living in our area will boost the chances of our local airport to attract operators providing flights to a grater number of destinations.
This playful, standing cheese grater is shaped--yes--like a cowbell.
The familiar box grater works fine for most needs, but sometimes a dish requires a little nuance--as we learned when zesting oranges for the glaze on Tanya Holland's chocolate cake (page 96).
The controversial design for the classical music school and performance venue, to be built next to Millennium Point, has divided commentators - and its blocky brick look was previously likened by council planning committee members to an Oxo Cube and a cheese grater.
2 ounces dark or bittersweet chocolate, shaved using vegetable peeler or wand-style grater