Skewer

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Skewer Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • a long pin for holding meat in position while it is being roasted
  • drive a skewer through; "skewer the meat for the BBQ"

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • a long pin for holding meat in position while it is being roasted

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Skewer'


  • Skewer: For other uses, see Skewer (disambiguation). A skewer,(Persian: سیخ‎, Urdu: سیخ; Seekh) is a thin metal or wood stick used to hold pieces of
  • Skewer (chess): In chess, a skewer (or X-ray attack) is an attack upon two pieces in a line and is similar to a pin. In fact, a skewer is sometimes described as a "reverse
  • Quick release skewer: A quick release skewer is a mechanism for attaching a wheel to a bicycle. It consists of a rod threaded on one end and with a lever operated cam assembly
  • Skewer (disambiguation): Skewer may refer to: Skewer, a thin metal or wood stick used to hold small pieces of food together Skewer (chess), a chess tactic Quick release skewer

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  • Open Book: McCown to skewer old team, reward FanDuelers
    Josh McCown was the toast of the town in Chicago last year. He could be again as the visiting QB. Read more on this news related to 'Skewer'
  • Reign Skewer Steelheads 4-1
    BOISE, Idaho - The Ontario Reign (8-6-0-2), four-time Pacific Division Champions and proud affiliate of the NHL's 2014 Stanley Cup Champion Los Angeles Kings and Winnipeg Jets, defeated the Idaho Steelheads (11-4-1-0) by a 4-1 score in front of a crowd of 2,494 on Thursday night at CenturyLink Arena. Read more on this news related to 'Skewer'
  • Elderly man killed with skewer
    A 60-year-old man was stabbed to death with a barbeque grill skewer when he tried to interfere in a scuffle involving his neighbours in northeast Delhi's Nand Nagri on Friday. Police have arrested a 32-year-old woman, while her husband is absconding.The deceased has been identified as Mohammad Yameen, a resident of Sundar Nagri H-Block. He lived with his wife Read more on this news related to 'Skewer'

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