Definition of 'kettle'
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It is a totally different kettle of fish. The Sun (2016)Any crisis can be resolved by putting the kettle on. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Heat the olive oil in a medium pan over a medium heat and put a full kettle on to boil. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Your house detects you need cheering up, so puts the kettle on and plays your favourite song. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Now put the kettle on. Times, Sunday Times (2016)I'll put the kettle on for you. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Oscar is a different kettle of fish. Times, Sunday Times (2016)How do you improve on the electric kettle? Times, Sunday Times (2014)Stand tall with the kettle bell at chest height and elbows tucked in against the torso. The Sun (2011)It is not log cabins and tea kettles over open fires. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The whole thing about teams complaining about domination is very much pots and kettles. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Pour a bottle of white wine into a large fish kettle. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Now lower the pudding basin into the large pan and put the kettle on to boil. The Sun (2013)But this new series is a different kettle of fish entirely. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Stand tall with a kettle bell just below chest height. The Sun (2011)Ask nicely and they will make you a tea with the kettle behind the counter. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Stand tall with a kettle bell in left hand and arm fully extended above your head. The Sun (2011)Put the kettle and toaster on. The Sun (2015)Then he put the kettle on. Times, Sunday Times (2006)It's probably worth checking to see if the kitchen has a kettle and toaster. Times, Sunday Times (2012)If the police choose to kettle protesters, they should kettle smaller groups that can be more easily controlled. Times, Sunday Times (2010)But there are bound to be laughs along the way: a case of the pot calling the kettle red? Times, Sunday Times (2007)I've bought him an electric kettle. The Sun (2014)It's amazing what you can do with an electric kettle, including boiling an egg. Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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Translations for 'kettle'
British English: kettle /ˈkɛtl/ NOUN
A kettle is a covered container that you use for boiling water.
I'll put the kettle on and make us some tea.
- American English: teakettle
- Arabic: غَلَّايَةُ
- Brazilian Portuguese: chaleira
- Chinese: 壶
- Croatian: kotlić
- Czech: konvice varná
- Danish: kedel
- Dutch: ketel
- European Spanish: hervidor de agua
- Finnish: vedenkeitin
- French: bouilloire
- German: Kessel
- Greek: κατσαρόλα
- Italian: bollitore
- Japanese: ケトル
- Korean: 주전자
- Norwegian: kjele
- Polish: czajnik
- European Portuguese: chaleira
- Romanian: ceainic
- Russian: чайник
- Spanish: hervidor de agua
- Swedish: tekokare
- Thai: กาต้มน้ำ
- Turkish: çaydanlık
- Ukrainian: чайник
- Vietnamese: ấm đun nước
Definition of kettle from the Collins English Dictionary
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