Definition of eggbeater in English:


Syllabification: egg·beat·er
Pronunciation: /ˈegˌbētər


  • 1A kitchen utensil used for beating ingredients such as eggs or cream.
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    • Using an electric egg beater, beat the eggs with the sugar until very fluffy and pale.
    • Add the egg and beat well with a wooden masher or with an electric egg beater.
    • We have just received new hand-mixers similar to an egg beater, but these are electrical, saving your arm.
  • 1.1North American informal A helicopter.
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    • I've always wondered about the ‘egg beaters’ flying around.
    • Today the eggbeater went into action and the damn thing acted like it had good sense.
    • he climbed into the cockpit of the machine and prepared to give them a visual demonstration of what his flying egg-beater could do.

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