Definition of charbroil in English:


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Pronunciation: /ˈtʃɑːbrɔɪl


[with object] North American
  • Grill (food, especially meat) on a rack over charcoal: charbroiled steak
    More example sentences
    • I keep reading that charbroiled meat is bad for you.
    • We received our food in good time, but my steak was charbroiled, which it shouldn't be for being medium.
    • The familiar blue A-frame roof remains, but there are also touches more conducive to evening dining, including softer lighting and new menu items such as portobello pot roast and charbroiled Atlantic salmon.


1950s: blend of charcoal and broil1.

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