- To charbroil is to cook over a hot grill filled with charcoal.
An example of charbroil is to cook a steak on a grill.
Hamburgers being charbroiled on a grill.
charbroil definition by Webster's New World
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to broil over a charcoal fire
Origin: ; from char(coal) plush broil
charbroil definition by American Heritage Dictionary
transitive verb char·broiled, char·broil·ing, char·broils
To broil over charcoal: charbroil a steak.
Origin: char1 + broil1.