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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A small short-handled broom used to brush clothes; A mixer incorporating a coil of wires v. - Whip with or as if with a wire mixer; Brush or wipe off lightly; Move somewhere quickly; Move quickly and nimbly.

Usage examples (37)
  • whisk the eggs
  • In another bowl, whisk the egg yolks with the salt until a ribbon forms when the whisk is lifted out of the bowl.
  • The egg foam will be thick and will form a slowly dissolving ribbon falling back onto the bowl of whipped eggs when the whisk is lifted.
  • The King Arthur's email alerted me to this cool whisk, which is safe for non-stick pans. for more
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