kitchen stove

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n kitchen stove a kitchen appliance used for cooking food "dinner was already on the stove"
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Usage

In literature:

There is a good fire in the kitchen stove.
"Dramatic Reader for Lower Grades" by Florence Holbrook
De kitchen rot down en de rain come in on de stove en rust it out.
"Slave Narratives: a Folk History of Slavery in the United States From Interviews with Former Slaves" by Work Projects Administration
There was a cold lunch set out on the table but there was no fire in the kitchen stove and no tea made.
"In Orchard Glen" by Marian Keith
Here is my stove, yonder my kitchen and scullery, and there hangs my armoury.
"Our Home in the Silver West" by Gordon Stables
I used to fill up my pipe and sit by the kitchen stove until I had just time to catch the train by sprinting.
"One Way Out" by William Carleton
And I was asleep by the kitchen stove.
"A Modern Cinderella" by Amanda M. Douglas
That night Jinnie and Peg were bending anxiously over a basket near the kitchen stove.
"Rose O'Paradise" by Grace Miller White
Before the time of the modern kitchen stove, it was usually done over charcoal fires without flame.
"All About Coffee" by William H. Ukers
After seeing that the fire in the kitchen stove was burning brightly and the tea-kettle set on, he went to the barn.
"A California Girl" by Edward Eldridge
Don't you hear her shaking down the kitchen stove?
"A Bookful of Girls" by Anna Fuller
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In poetry:

Bring him, O Memory, here once more,
And tilt him back in his Windsor chair
By the kitchen stove, when the day is o'er
And the light of the hearth is across the floor,
And the crickets everywhere!
"John McKeen" by James Whitcomb Riley
The Hired Man's supper, which he sat before,
In near reach of the wood-box, the stove-door
And one leaf of the kitchen-table, was
Somewhat belated, and in lifted pause
His dextrous knife was balancing a bit
Of fried mush near the port awaiting it.
"The Hired Man And Floretty" by James Whitcomb Riley

In news:

Whether hanging from hooks above your stove or propped up against the wall on countertops, breadboards are becoming an unassuming design element in many kitchens.
My sister and parents and I would tumble out of the car after the two-hour drive to her home in central New York and into her kitchen dominated by the smell of the wood stove.
So it all began when I was a toddler, prancing around while singing into a spatula that I used as a microphone, and looking at my reflection in the kitchen stove?s glass (just ask my mom).
Who wants to slave in the kitchen over a hot stove.
So why not keep your kitchen stocked with kid-friendly ingredients so they can make healthy and stove-free snacks themselves.
Andernach's gut renovation exposed the building's great bones, like the original kitchen fireplace, which now holds the stove, and added a loftlike cleanness to the brownstone 's interiors.
If you have to leave the kitchen for even a short period of time, turn off the stove.
Lewiston firefighters quickly extinguished a fire that spread from a stove to kitchen cabinets at 25 Howe St in Lewiston late Wednesday morning.
Fire officials say a kitchen fire last week in a Fair Oaks home was accidental, caused by unattended food on the stove.
Ken Ortega felt like it was a good night to cook french fries in his apartment at 319 Exchange Ave in Endicott, but after firing up the stove he walked away for just a few minutes, and returned to a kitchen in flames.
Never fry on the stove in your kitchen.
Narcotics detectives discovered opium inside a pot on a kitchen stove inside Gevork Hakopian's home, police say.
Officers answered the call about 9am Saturday morning discovering the front door smashed in and numerous appliances, including the kitchen stove, frontload washer and dryer and a big screen TV talen.
A 41-year-old Asbury Park man was arrested while in the process of stealing a kitchen stove from a township home, police said.
One person was taken to the hospital for possible smoke inhalation Saturday morning after a stove caught fire in the Robinson Heights apartment complex, but the fire only damaged the surrounding kitchen.
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