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GRIDIRON

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does gridiron mean? 

GRIDIRON (noun)
  The noun GRIDIRON has 2 senses:

1. a cooking utensil of parallel metal bars; used to grill fish or meat
2. the playing field on which football is played

  Familiarity information: GRIDIRON used as a noun is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


GRIDIRON (noun)


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Meaning:

A cooking utensil of parallel metal bars; used to grill fish or meat

Classified under:

Nouns denoting man-made objects

Synonyms:

gridiron; grid

Hypernyms ("gridiron" is a kind of...):

cooking utensil; cookware (a kitchen utensil made of material that does not melt easily; used for cooking)


Sense 2gridiron [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

The playing field on which football is played

Classified under:

Nouns denoting man-made objects

Synonyms:

football field; gridiron

Hypernyms ("gridiron" is a kind of...):

athletic field; field; playing area; playing field (a piece of land prepared for playing a game)

Holonyms ("gridiron" is a part of...):

football stadium (a stadium where football games are held)


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