Definition of teakettle in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈtēˌkedl/


A container or device in which water is boiled, having a lid, spout, and handle.
Example sentences
  • They were constantly flying airplanes over his house, and playing pranks like boiling water in his teakettle when he was away, trying to drive him insane.
  • The muck then sticks to the insides of such things as water heaters, teakettles, and plumbing pipes.
  • Maralynne poured water from the teakettle into Rowena's cup.

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Syllabification: tea·ket·tle

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