Definition of 'grinder'
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Tip them into a spice or coffee grinder and whizz to a powder. Times, Sunday Times (2008)One uses an angle grinder to cut stone. Times, Sunday Times (2011)He was filtered through the meat grinder of art school. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Why talk to the monkey when you can talk to the organ grinder? Times, Sunday Times (2008)You can ask your butcher to mince the thigh meat or use a domestic food grinder. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Pass me your coffee grinder will you? Times, Sunday Times (2016)They welcome the opportunity to talk to the organ grinder rather than the monkey. Personnel Management: A New Approach (1991)He loves his angle grinder just a little bit too much for comfort. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Put your thyme in the coffee grinder to get a convenient powder for sprinkling over roast meats and vegetables. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Stalingrad became a giant meat grinder. Times, Sunday Times (2007)An organ grinder has been banned from performing because council chiefs think he and his monkey are a risk to the public. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Blitz the garlic, lemon and orange zest in an electric grinder. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Mr West used an angle grinder to cut a metal bracket holding the dish. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Remove from the heat, cool and grind until smooth in a coffee grinder or mini processor. Times, Sunday Times (2015)We are not monkeys dancing to the foreign organ grinder's tune. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Place into a coffee grinder or food processor and blitz for 15-20 seconds. The Sun (2014)Firefighters had to cut through the 5ft railings with an angle grinder before the body could be removed. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Tip into an electric grinder. Times, Sunday Times (2007)If you try to crush it yourself in a coffee grinder or blender, it won't be fine enough. Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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Translations for 'grinder'
British English: grinder NOUN
In a kitchen, a grinder is a device for crushing food such as coffee or meat into small pieces or into a powder.
...an electric coffee grinder.
Definition of grinder from the Collins English Dictionary
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