carving knife


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carving knife

n
(Cookery) a long-bladed knife for carving cooked meat for serving
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Noun1.carving knife - a large knife used to carve cooked meatcarving knife - a large knife used to carve cooked meat
knife - edge tool used as a cutting instrument; has a pointed blade with a sharp edge and a handle
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Translations
forskjærskniv

carving knife

Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

carving knife

carver [ˈkɑːvəʳ] ntrinciante m
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References in classic literature ?
There was an immense empty pie-dish of blue willow pattern, and a large carving knife and fork, and a chopper.
The moonbeams twinkled on the carving knife and the pie dish, and made a path of brightness across the dirty floor.
"I'll settle Miss Anne when she comes home," said Marilla grimly, as she shaved up kindlings with a carving knife and with more vim than was strictly necessary.
"That's all right for you, Dele," said Joe, attacking a can of peas with a carving knife and a hatchet, "but how about me?
It was only when coming back, carving knife and fork in hand, that she spoke again.
His wife examining the sharp edge of the carving knife, placed it on the dish, and called his attention to the cold beef.
THIS is the carving knife sold by Liverpool discount store Home Bargains to a 15-yearold boy during a city council test purchase.
A BOY stabbed with an eight inch carving knife is fighting for his life.
A TEENAGER has been convicted of killing grandad Dean Ward who he repeatedly stabbed with a carving knife in a park in Birmingham.
The firm was criticised for its "deficient" systems, which allowed youths to buy blades including a large carving knife, at some of its shops in London.
The firm were criticised for "deficient" systems, which allowed children to buy blades including a large carving knife at some of their shops in London.
The carving knife: A carving knife is considered to be your best friend if you are into cooked meats such as poultry and fish.