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jug kettle

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Definition of jug kettle in English:

noun

British
A tall, narrow electric kettle like a jug with a lid.
Example sentences
  • The range, in stainless steel, includes a jug kettle, chrome blender and a toaster with a handy ‘keep warm’ feature to ensure that butter will always melt on your toast.
  • Unable to find any focus by which to appease his nerves Dan had wandered down the hall to the kitchen where Amy was stood by a plastic jug kettle and two dish-washed mugs.
  • I would have quite liked a silver jug kettle reduced from, let's say £29.99 to £14.99 or something.

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