table knife

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Noun1.table knife - a knife used for eating at dining tabletable knife - a knife used for eating at dining table
butter knife - a small knife with a dull blade; for cutting or spreading butter
case knife - a metal blade with a handle; used as cutlery
eating utensil, cutlery - tableware implements for cutting and eating food
fish knife - a small table knife with a spatula blade used for eating fish
knife - edge tool used as a cutting instrument; has a pointed blade with a sharp edge and a handle
steak knife - a sharp table knife used in eating steak
References in classic literature ?
Franklin hacking at a piece of cold salt beef with a table knife.
His defence was that his wife after abusing him verbally, rushed to him holding a table knife.
Using a table knife or rubber/plastic spatula, quickly mix until it all comes together into sticky dough.
Add to the mixture and bind to make a smooth dough, using the rounded blade of a table knife.
2 Add your cold water and stir with the blade of a table knife until mostly combined, then use your hands to bring together into a flattish lump of dough.
Cook at a gentle simmer without disturbing until quinces are tender and pale pink in color, 1 1/4 to 1'/2 hours (lift plate with a table knife to check).
Bake 30-40 minuted or until a table knife comes out clean when inserted into the center of the custard.
He removed the knife and she picked up a table knife and lunged at him, causing injuries to his neck.
And with Kwaiken in pocket you may choose to forego the house table knife next time you frequent the local steak house
Other steps are marked "Extra for Experts"; these are ideal for older children who have more coordination and kitchen familiarity, such as using a (blunt) table knife to cut strawberries into chunks, or tearing lettuce into small pieces.
Huge and slightly curved, with a hefty wooden handle, it's clearly no table knife but a thing for rending flesh.