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roast·er

 (rō′stər)
n.
1. One that roasts.
2. A special pan or apparatus for roasting.
3. Something, especially a young chicken, that is fit for roasting.

roaster

(ˈrəʊstə)
n
1. a person or thing that roasts
2. (Cookery) a roasting tin
3. (Cookery) a piece of food, such as a chicken or a potato, that is suitable for roasting

roast•er

(ˈroʊ stər)

n.
1. a person or thing that roasts.
2. a pan, oven, or device for roasting.
3. an animal suitable for roasting.
[1400–50]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.roaster - a harsh or humorous critic (sometimes intended as a facetious compliment); "the honoree gave his roasters as good as he got"
humor, wit, witticism, wittiness, humour - a message whose ingenuity or verbal skill or incongruity has the power to evoke laughter
critic - someone who frequently finds fault or makes harsh and unfair judgments
2.roaster - a cook who roasts food
baster - a cook who bastes roasting meat with melted fat or gravy
cook - someone who cooks food
3.roaster - flesh of a large young chicken over 3 1/2 lb suitable for roasting
chicken, poulet, volaille - the flesh of a chicken used for food
Oven Stuffer, Oven Stuffer Roaster - a brand name for a roasting chicken
4.roaster - a special cooking pan for roasting
cooking pan, pan - cooking utensil consisting of a wide metal vessel
Translations

roaster

[ˈrəʊstəʳ] N
1. (= implement) → asador m, tostador m
2. (= bird) → pollo m para asar

roaster

n (= oven)Bratofen m, → Bratröhre f; (= dish)Bräter m; (= coffee roaster)Röstapparat m; (for ore) → Röstofen m; (= chicken)Brathähnchen nt; (= pig)Spanferkel nt
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