Chiefly British A long-handled stewing pan or saucepan sometimes having legs.(noun)
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Use "skillet" in a sentence
"If the skillet is deep it might be a #8 chicken fryer rather than a dutch oven."
"While I personally appreciate the fact that I have more than a few pans in my kitchen already, a cast iron skillet is certainly a versatile and affordable tool."
"Some say that a cast iron skillet is the only piece of cookware that they really need in order to cook all of their favorite foods."