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adjective as in cooking

noun as in bad time

noun as in heating

noun as in third degree

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Example Sentences

Other times, his tormentor is kind to him, offering him coffee and grilling him about the great state of New Jersey.

Goodell otherwise bobbed and weaved his way through half an hour of grilling by skeptical reporters.

Some elements among the Beijing authorities think that banning outdoor grilling is part of the solution.

Description: Galifianakis invites his pal--and The Hangover co-star--Bradley Cooper to the set for a grilling.

Now, with the white paper having leaked, Brennan will likely say more on the topic at his Senate grilling tomorrow.

"I am certainly the heir to that title," said the secretary, grilling within and wishing himself a thousand miles away.

Because they were ashamed of it and they knew they could not stand the grilling that was awaiting them in the court room.

Torres had made no attempts as regarded grilling and boiling, he and Rosalie had spent the time in conversation.

There is gold in the character of any man who once passed the grilling tests before enlistment in a British-Indian regiment.

On the extreme left a cook is at work grilling some on a very open fire.


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On this page you'll find 173 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to grilling, such as: baking, boiling, broiling, browning, null, and heating.

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