• Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Kneading-trough a trough for kneading
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
A.S. cnedan; Ice. knoĆ°a, Ger. kneten, to knead.


In literature:

Put the meal into the trough, add water gradually, and knead it thoroughly.
"Walden, and On The Duty Of Civil Disobedience" by Henry David Thoreau
Even Reboul, the poet-baker of Nimes, deserted his muse and his kneading trough to solicit the suffrages of his fellow-citizens.
"Jasmin: Barber, Poet, Philanthropist" by Samuel Smiles
Then he sat down on a kneading-trough and considered how he could best get to the Beggars.
"The Burgomaster's Wife, Complete" by Georg Ebers
And we put you in the kneading-trough, and the servants found you and shifted you to the horse-trough?
"The Castle Inn" by Stanley John Weyman
Put the meal into the trough, add water gradually, and knead it thoroughly.
"Science in the Kitchen." by Mrs. E. E. Kellogg
His half-stooping attitude, and the way in which he leans upon the kneading-trough, are admirably natural.
"Manual Of Egyptian Archaeology And Guide To The Study Of Antiquities In Egypt" by Gaston Camille Charles Maspero
They literally came into the "kneading troughs" of the kitchen.
"Rural Architecture" by Lewis Falley Allen
As for the kids, I expect they will be like the plague of frogs, and we shall find them in our beds and our ovens and our kneading troughs.
"The Master-Knot of Human Fate" by Ellis Meredith
His head was as big as a kneading trough.
"Jewish Children" by Sholem Naumovich Rabinovich
According to the method practised by the London bakers, a sack of flour is sifted into the kneading trough, to make it lie loose.
"The Cook and Housekeeper's Complete and Universal Dictionary; Including a System of Modern Cookery, in all Its Various Branches," by Mary Eaton