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verb as in cook

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For tight muscles, pop it in the microwave for about 20 seconds to get it nice and toasty.

This cooker’s capacity is enough to accommodate an entire whole chicken or a 12-inch pizza, making it a great space saver and a worthy opponent to any oven or microwave.

Heat in a shallow dish in the microwave on high for about 3 minutes or on the stove in a pan over low heat.

She found it too troubling when she practiced reading with her daughter and noticed she could no longer read the word “microwave” like she once could.

Melting down and remolding plastic is sort of like reheating pizza in the microwave — you get out basically what you put in, just not as good.

Microwave "pain rays" and acoustic crowd dispersal weapons already exist.

The Army suggests that laser, microwave or acoustic weapons are the answer.

He told the cops about the “microwave machine” whose “vibrations” kept him from being able to sleep.

He was on an assignment in Newport when he called the police to report the voices and the big microwave machine.

After a redesign last year, the toy now heats up like a traditional oven and looks more like a microwave.

The microwave -- which always reeked of popcorn and spilled soup -- was right in there, on top of the miniature fridge.

It's like a searchlight beam or a microwave beam, and it stays the same size like a pipe.

A tiny auto-beacon in its nose was set to send microwave signals at ten-second intervals.

This chitin diaphragm picks up the microwave like our ears pick up sound.

He used his microwave generator—which at short enough range would short-circuit anything—upon the apparatus in the kiosk.


On this page you'll find 13 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to microwave, such as: bake, zap, heat, melt, nuke, and warm up.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.