A device having a surface covered with holes edged by slightly raised cutting edges, used for grating cheese and other foods: a cheese grater a nutmeg grater
More example sentences
- Grate the zucchini using the large holes of a cheese grater.
- Zesters and box graters have small holes for this purpose, but a microplane grater makes the job easier.
- It's very simple: just use the side of a cheese grater or slicer.
Words that rhyme with gratercater, crater, creator, curator, data, debater, delator, dumbwaiter, equator, fascinator, freighter, frustrater, gaiter, gyrator, hater, later, legator, mater, negator, pater, peseta, plater, rotator, skater, slater, stater, tater, traitor, ultimata, understater, upstater, waiter
For editors and proofreaders
Line breaks: grater
Definition of grater in:
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.