meat grinder

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n meat grinder any action resulting in injury or destruction "the meat grinder of politics destroyed his reputation","allied forces crumbled before the Wehrmacht meat grinder"
    • n meat grinder a mill for grinding meat
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Usage

In literature:

Peel and pass through a meat grinder or a potato ricer.
"Every Step in Canning" by Grace Viall Gray
Inspect pans, knives, meat grinder (have latter taken apart for you occasionally).
"Military Instructors Manual" by James P. Cole and Oliver Schoonmaker
The kitchen coffee grinder and the meat chopper are other familiar illustrations.
"General Science" by Bertha M. Clark
There are a dozen or so names for it, but mostly it is called a meat-grinder.
"Four-Day Planet" by Henry Beam Piper
Run the kernels through a food chopper or meat grinder to make a Crunchy butter.
"Northern Nut Growers Association Report of the Proceedings at the Thirty-Eighth Annual Meeting" by Northern Nut Growers Association
The effect was similar to someone dropping a handful of broken glass into an electric meat grinder right in the middle of a Bach cantata.
"The Penal Cluster" by Ivar Jorgensen (AKA Randall Garrett)
Remove the meat and onions, and when cold pass through the meat grinder.
"The Khaki Kook Book" by Mary Kennedy Core
This iron, hand-cranked meat grinder was patented August 2, 1859.
"Agricultural Implements and Machines in the Collection of the National Museum of History and Technology" by John T. Schlebecker
Or better still, as if they'd been accidentally dropped into a meat grinder.
"Dave Dawson on Guadalcanal" by Robert Sydney Bowen
When slightly browned put through meat grinder.
"Civic League Cook Book" by Anonymous
Mash the beans or put them through a meat grinder.
"The Book of Cheese" by Charles Thom and Walter Warner Fisk
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In news:

First responders in the town of Orland Park, just outside Chicago, were forced to deal with a scene straight out a horror movie last week when they treated a man who had gotten his hand caught in a meat grinder at a local supermarket.
With part of his hand still stuck in the meat grinder , they rushed the man to a nearby hospital, bringing the meat grinder -- still partially attached to his arm -- along with them.
Supermarket Worker Gets Arm Stuck in a Meat Grinder .
Grocery Store Worker Gets Hand Caught in Meat Grinder .
According to a report from the Chicago Tribune, one of the employees' hands got stuck in a meat grinder while he was processing meat.
Orland firefighters rescue grocery employee whose hand was caught in meat grinder .
Meat Grinder Wasn't Defective At All.
Despite hearing graphic details about how a young restaurant worker lost an index finger and thumb while using a meat grinder , a jury in Suffolk County, Mass.
ARLINGTON — The Rangers' meat grinder of a season became more difficult Saturday without them taking the field.
Executive chef Derek Myers spoons corn into a meat grinder to give the corn pudding a smooth texture.
Seniors Chris Evans and Randal Holt have been forced to carry Kent State through a meat-grinder non-conference schedule while their inexperienced teammates get their feet wet.
The Giants host Miami in the final game before their schedule turns into a meat grinder.
Meat Grinder Goes to ER with Illinois Worker's Hand Intact.
Man gets hand caught in meat grinder ( Google Maps / November 8, 2012 ).
Confusion at Camp Shami, seceding from Perry, a globalist meat grinder , and 18 years of Perry.
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