Griddle meaning

grĭdl
A flat metal surface, such as a pan, that is used for cooking by dry heat.
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To cook on a flat metal surface.
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A heavy, flat metal plate with a handle, or a special flat, heated surface on the top of a stove, used for cooking pancakes and other foods.
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To cook on a griddle.
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A flat plate of metal used for cooking.
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To use a griddle, to cook on a griddle.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
griddle
Plural:
griddles

Origin of griddle

  • Middle English gridel gridiron from Old North French gredil from Latin crātīcula diminutive of crātis wickerwork hurdle, lattice

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Anglo-Norman gredile or Old French gridil, from Latin crāticulum, diminutive of crātis.

    From Wiktionary