• synonyms

lemon squeezer

  1. any of various devices for extracting the juice from citrus fruit
  2. NZ informal a peaked hat with four indentations worn by the army on ceremonial occasions
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Examples from the Web for lemon squeezer

Historical Examples

  • Squeeze all the juice with a lemon-squeezer into a cup; salt very lightly, and give like beef tea.

    The Easiest Way in Housekeeping and Cooking

    Helen Campbell

  • Two pieces of wood fastened together, somewhat like a lemon-squeezer, will facilitate the process of straining it.

    The Young Housekeeper's Friend

    Mrs. (Mary Hooker) Cornelius