English version

grate in Cooking topic

grategrate2 verb  1 [transitive]DFC to rub cheese, vegetables etc against a rough or sharp surface in order to break them into small pieces grated cheese Peel and grate the potatoes.see thesaurus at cut2 [transitive] written to talk in a low rough voicehiss ‘Let me go, ’ he grated harshly.3 [intransitive]ANNOY to annoy someonegrate on Mr Fen had a loud voice that grated on her ears.4 [intransitive, transitive]SOUND to make an unpleasant sound by rubbing, or to make something do this The stones beneath her shoes grated harshly.→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
grateThe Parmesan cheese was freshly grated.Cool on a wire rack, then cut in two horizontally. 4 To make filling, finely grate orange.I always like to grate some cheese over the potatoes before serving them.Drain well. 3 Peel and roughly grate the carrots.She started to grate the cheese.Although their characters grate, the performances almost always please.