Definition of reheat in English:
Pronunciation: /rēˈhēt /[with object]
Heat (something, especially cooked food) again.
- When reheating this soup, heat only until hot, not boiling.
- She could never stand prepackaged food and reheated fast food like Darius seemed to love.
- But then, a microwave oven would often become an ornamental kitchen equipment, used occasionally to bake a cake, to pop some corns and mostly for reheating the food.
Pronunciation: /ˈrēhēt /Back to top
1The process of using the hot exhaust to burn extra fuel in a jet engine and produce extra power.
- To give extra thrust, the engine reheat method was used which alights fuel in the jet pipe, giving her the title ‘Rocket’.
- The pilot suspected a minor technical problem with one of the reheats - the parts of the engine that make the plane go supersonic - and he carried out some additional checks.
- Captain Bannister told us we would feel a nudge as he engaged the reheats and we also felt something when we looked at the lunch menu.
Definition of reheat in:
- British & World English dictionary
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.
Most popular in the US
Most popular in Canada
Most popular in Australia
Most popular in Malaysia
Most popular in India
Most popular in Pakistan