Roasting vs Grill - What's the difference?
As nouns the difference between roasting and grill
is that roasting
is the act by which something is roasted while grill
As a verb roasting
As an adjective roasting
is very hot.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
- The day started out cool, but by noon it was roasting
The act by which something is roasted.
* 1885 , Henry Marion Howe, Copper smelting (page 15)
- These elements are expelled more completely by a large number of comparatively incomplete roastings (alternated, of course, with smeltings) than by a smaller number of extremely thorough roastings
From (etyl) .
(transitive, Scotland, US) To make angry; provoke.
(transitive, chiefly, Scotland) To terrify; make tremble.
(intransitive, chiefly, Scotland) To tremble; shiver.
(intransitive, Northern England, Scotland) To snarl; snap.
From (etyl) gril, .
harsh, rough, severe; cruel
1655, from (etyl) gril, from (etyl), from (etyl) . Related to (l), (l).
A rack; a grid of wire or a sheet of material with a pattern of holes or slots, usually used to protect something while allowing the passage of air and liquids. Typical uses: to allow air through a fan while preventing fingers or objects from passing; to allow people to talk to somebody, while preventing attack.
On a vehicle, a slotted cover as above, to protect and hide the radiator, while admitting air to cool it.
A device comprising a source of radiant heat and a means of holding food near it, to cook it; a barbecue; a griddle.
- The house was a big elaborate limestone affair, evidently new. Winter sunshine sparkled on lace-hung casement, on glass marquise, and the burnished bronze foliations of grille and door.
(lb) A type of jewelry worn on the front teeth.
The front teeth regarded collectively.
Food cooked on a grill.
Humorous misspelling of
* mixed grill
To cook food on a grill; to barbecue.
(Australian, NZ, UK) To cook food under the element of a stove or only under the top element of an oven – (US) broil, (cooking) salamander.
(colloquial) To interrogate; to question aggressively or harshly.
- Why don't we get together Saturday and grill some burgers?
- The police grilled him about his movements at the time of the crime.
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