Origin of skewer
OTHER WORDS FROM skewerun·skew·ered, adjective
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH skewerskew, skewer
Words nearby skewer
How to use skewer in a sentence
That’s easily enough room for a full dinner for four, fitting five burgers, and several skewers of veggies at once.Best portable grill for the park, football field, and back yard|Andrew Waite|August 26, 2021|Popular-Science
Meat thermometers, tongs, forks, skewers, rotisseries, grilling gloves, and every other grilling tool imaginable can have a nice, orderly place to hide when not in use.Optimal Grilling Accessories and Grilling Tools For The Best Backyard BBQ|Irena Collaku|June 25, 2021|Popular-Science
Other tools may be needed for specialized cooking, like skewers for kabobs and a rotisserie for roasting a chicken.Optimal Grilling Accessories and Grilling Tools For The Best Backyard BBQ|Irena Collaku|June 25, 2021|Popular-Science
I helped myself to a buffet of shrimp cocktail and skewers of bacon and beef, then settled at a table next to an elderly couple from north of town.Navigating the shifting protocols of a not-quite-post-pandemic world|Tom Haines|June 17, 2021|Washington Post
Thread the chicken onto metal skewers and place the kebabs on a foil-lined pan.How to Eat More (and Better) Meals Outside This Summer|Outside Editors|May 19, 2021|Outside Online
Satirists occupy a perilous position—to skewer dogma and cant, and to antagonize the establishment while needing its protection.Harry Shearer on The Dangerous Business of Satire|Lloyd Grove|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Obama has been at it again the last few weeks, taking his act on the road to comically skewer the climate change deniers.The Daily Show President: Obama's Edgy Humor|Dean Obeidallah|July 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Without context, subtlety, and commentary, a parody begins to look eerily like the scenario it is attempting to skewer.Juvenile Misogynist Seth MacFarlane Is Not Funny|Amy Zimmerman|June 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
At their luckiest, some writers skewer the present while accidentally anticipating events to come.This 1979 Novel Predicted Putin’s Invasion Of Crimea|Michael Weiss|May 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
To find out why Judge & Co. decided to skewer Silicon Valley, and how they went about doing it, we recently gave them a call.Mike Judge’s Genius Satire ‘Silicon Valley’ Skewers Tech Titans|Andrew Romano|April 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Lay them on a hot tin that the paste may rise and fry them in lard not too hot, turning them with a skewer.Dressed Game and Poultry la Mode|Harriet A. de Salis
He was clad in tattered garments, surmounted by an old sack, fastened together round his shoulders with a wooden skewer.Little Folks|Various
Put the skewer between the buttered bars of the gridiron, dust them a little with pepper and brown them.
If its surface is not well covered with a layer of fat, place several pieces of salt pork on it and tie or skewer them fast.
Then skewer the front legs back under the body in the same way.