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.
Definition of grater in:
- The US English dictionary