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saucepan

Line breaks: sauce|pan
Pronunciation: /ˈsɔːspən
 
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Definition of saucepan in English:

noun

A deep cooking pan, typically round, made of metal, and with one long handle and a lid.
Example sentences
  • Remove plastic and wooden handles from frying pans and saucepans.
  • Pots, saucepans, and other cooking implements were mostly cast from bronze.
  • Strain the cooking juices into a saucepan and boil to reduce by half.
Synonyms
cooking utensil, pan, pot, casserole, skillet, stockpot, stewpot;
North American trademark Crockpot
Provençaltian;
South African potjie

Derivatives

saucepanful

1
noun (plural saucepanfuls)
Example sentences
  • I can't end without mentioning the yoghurt - a wonderful fresh saucepanful, made every morning, to which we helped ourselves and then topped perhaps with wild strawberry jam or another variety of honey.

Words that rhyme with saucepan

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