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grill

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Cooking
grillgrill1 /ɡrɪl/ ●●● S3 W3 verb 🔊 🔊 1 [intransitive, transitive]DFC if you grill something, or if it grills, you cook it by putting it on a flat metal frame with bars across it, above or below strong direct heat syn barbecue 🔊 Grill the bacon until crisp. 🔊 swordfish grilled over charcoalsee thesaurus at cook2 [transitive]ASK A QUESTION to ask someone a lot of questions about something syn questiongrill somebody about/on something 🔊 She never grilled her husband about his work.
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grillI grilled a man called George Evans, the managing director of their operations here on the Continent.Hilda's teacher gave her a real grilling about why she'd missed so many classes.Maxine started grilling me on why I'd been spending so much time alone.Turn and grill on other side for 3 to 5 minutes.The chicken is grilled over an open flame.She then grilled Smith about how he received the bruises and rib injury.I stood in the hall and listened as the interviewers grilled the next candidate.Fry or grill the steaks in their own juices until they are cooked through and golden brown. 2.In short, we must stop grilling them with little questions.I catch fish when I can't stand it any longer and grill them.We grilled things for them and fried wings.
Related topics: Cooking, Food
grillgrill2 ●●● S3 W3 noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 1 British EnglishDFC a part of a cooker in which strong heat from above cooks food on a metal shelf below syn broiler American English 🔊 Pop it under the grill for five minutes.2 DFCa flat frame with metal bars across it that can be put over a fire, so that food can be cooked on it3 DFa place where you can buy and eat grilled food 🔊 the Tribeca Bar and Grill mixed grill4 x-refa grille
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grillThe meeting turned out to be a grilling by Democrats of the Republican senator about his proposal.Some ovens allow grill and microwave to work simultaneously, which saves time.Bennigan's Bar and GrillAbout 15 minutes before serving, preheat oven to 350 F.. Prepare an aromatic fire in a charcoal grill.He'd come around and poke his hand through the outside wrought-iron grill, trying to close it.Toast the oatmeal under a medium grill before use.The best time to clean the grill is while it is still hot.I aimed for that hoot in the grill.Top with instant mashed potato and brown under the grill.
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Verb table
grill
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theygrill
he, she, itgrills
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theygrilled
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave grilled
he, she, ithas grilled
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad grilled
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill grill
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have grilled
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam grilling
he, she, itis grilling
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you, we, theyare grilling
Past
I, he, she, itwas grilling
you, we, theywere grilling
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been grilling
he, she, ithas been grilling
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been grilling
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be grilling
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been grilling
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