What is another word for skewer?

Pronunciation: [skjˈuːə] (IPA)

There are several synonyms for the word "skewer" that can be used in cooking and grilling. The first synonym is "spit," which is a thin pointed rod used for holding meat while roasting. Another synonym is "kebab stick," a long thin stick used to skewer small pieces of meat or vegetables. "Brochette" is also a common synonym used for skewered meat and vegetables. "Shish kabob" is another synonym that refers to marinated meat and vegetables skewered on a stick. Lastly, "pincho" is a Spanish word for a skewer used to grill meat or seafood, often marinated in a flavorful sauce. All of these synonyms are interchangeable and can be used to add flavor to meals while cooking outdoors or inside the kitchen.

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What are the hypernyms for Skewer?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.
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What are the hyponyms for Skewer?

Hyponyms are more specific words categorized under a broader term, known as a hypernym.
  • hyponyms for skewer (as nouns)

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  • hyponyms for skewer (as verbs)

What are the opposite words for skewer?

Skewer, a sharp pointed metal or wooden stick used for holding pieces of meat or vegetables together while cooking, has a few antonyms. One of the antonyms of skewer is "unstick" which means to separate or remove something from a stick. Another antonym is "scatter" which means to throw something in different directions or to disperse. Other antonyms include "separate," "unfasten," "unjoin," and "disassemble" as they all relate to breaking apart or undoing something that was previously fixed or held together. While skewer is a word commonly used in cooking, its antonyms convey the opposite meaning of bringing things together or keeping them in one place.

What are the antonyms for Skewer?

Usage examples for Skewer

She bore a huge skewer of barbequed beef chunks, and a hunk of bread not unlike Homer's own.
"Border, Breed Nor Birth"
Dallas McCord Reynolds
"In the circumstances this person may have overlooked the delicacy of the message, for, as it is well written, 'To the starving, a blow from a skewer of meat is more acceptable than a caress from the hand of a maiden,'" said Kiau Sun.
"Kai Lung's Golden Hours"
Ernest Bramah Commentator: Hilaire Belloc
Soon, however, the gross hearted person in question discovered the device, owing to the symmetrical breathing of Lao Ting, and applying himself to the opening unperceived, he suddenly blew a jet of water through and afterwards nailed in a wooden skewer.
"Kai Lung's Golden Hours"
Ernest Bramah Commentator: Hilaire Belloc

Famous quotes with Skewer

  • I don’t suppose she would recognize a deep, beautiful thought if you handed it to her on a skewer with tartare sauce.
    P. G. Wodehouse

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