What does Broiling mean?

Broiling meaning in General Dictionary

overly hot as a broiling sun

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  • cooking by direct exposure to radiant-heat (as over a fire or under a grill)
  • of Broil
  • Excessively hot; as, a broiling sun.
  • The act of causing almost anything to broil.

Broiling meaning in Cooking Dictionary

Using heat radiating from an overhead resource to cook meals (many home ovens are equipped with a broiler function); a dry-heat cooking method

Broiling meaning in General Dictionary

(p. pr. & vb. n.) of Broil

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  • (a.) Excessively hot; as, a broiling sunlight.
  • (letter.) The act of causing anything to broil.

Sentence Examples with the word Broiling

And as for going as cook,--though I confess there is considerable glory in that, a cook being a sort of officer on ship-board--yet, somehow, I never fancied broiling fowls;--though once broiled, judiciously buttered, and judgmatically salted and peppered, there is no one who will speak more respectfully, not to say reverentially, of a broiled fowl than I will.

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