Meaning of GRATE in English

GRATE

verb rub sth into small pieces

ADVERB

▪ coarsely

▪ finely

Sprinkle the top of the dish with some finely ~d cheese.

PHRASES

▪ freshly ~d

a teaspoon of freshly ~d nutmeg

Grate is used with these nouns as the object: ↑ apple , ↑ carrot , ↑ cheese , ↑ chocolate

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