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grill

 (grĭl)
tr.v. grilled, grill·ing, grills
1. To broil on a gridiron.
2. To torture or afflict as if by broiling.
3. Informal To question relentlessly; cross-examine.
4. To mark or emboss with a gridiron.
n.
1. A cooking surface of parallel metal bars; a gridiron.
2. Food cooked by broiling or grilling.
3. An informal restaurant or a room in a restaurant where grilled foods are served. Also called grillroom.
4. A series of marks grilled or embossed on a surface.
5. Variant of grille.

[French griller, from gril, gridiron, from Old French greille, from Latin crātīcula; see griddle.]

grill′er n.

grilling

(ˈɡrɪlɪŋ)
n
informal an insistent or prolonged interrogation
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.grilling - cooking by direct exposure to radiant heat (as over a fire or under a grill)grilling - cooking by direct exposure to radiant heat (as over a fire or under a grill)
cookery, cooking, preparation - the act of preparing something (as food) by the application of heat; "cooking can be a great art"; "people are needed who have experience in cookery"; "he left the preparation of meals to his wife"
Translations

grilling

[ˈgrɪlɪŋ] N (fig) → interrogatorio m intenso
to give sb a grillinginterrogar a algn intensamente

grilling

n
(Cook) → Grillen nt
(= interrogation)strenges Verhör; to give somebody a grillingjdn in die Zange nehmen (inf); to give somebody a grilling about somethingjdn über etw (acc)ausquetschen (inf)or ins Verhör nehmen
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