broiler

3 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Broiler \Broil"er\, noun One who excites broils; one who engages in or promotes noisy quarrels.

What doth he but turn broiler, . . . make new libels against the church? --Hammond.

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Broiler \Broil"er\, noun

1. One who broils, or cooks by broiling.

2. A gridiron or other utensil used in broiling, or the compartment in a stove where such a utensil is located.

3. A chicken or other bird fit for broiling. [Colloq.]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

broiler

noun

1: an oven or part of a stove used for broiling

2: flesh of a small young chicken not over 2 1/2 lb suitable for broiling


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