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Synonyms for microwave
ˈmaɪ kroʊˌweɪvmi·crowave

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Wiktionary0.0 / 0 votes

  1. microwaveverb

    Synonyms:
    nuke

  2. microwaveverb

    To cook (something) in a microwave oven.

    Synonyms:
    nuke

Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. microwavenoun

    a short electromagnetic wave (longer than infrared but shorter than radio waves); used for radar and microwave ovens and for transmitting telephone, facsimile, video and data

    Synonyms:
    microwave oven

  2. microwave, microwave ovenverb

    kitchen appliance that cooks food by passing an electromagnetic wave through it; heat results from the absorption of energy by the water molecules in the food

    Synonyms:
    microwave oven

  3. microwave, micro-cook, zap, nukeverb

    cook or heat in a microwave oven

    "You can microwave the leftovers"

    Synonyms:
    micro-cook, vaporize, atomize, zap, atom-bomb, nuke, atomise

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PPDB, the paraphrase database2.0 / 1 vote

  1. List of paraphrases for "microwave":

    radiometer

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#6728microwave
#7380nuke
#25243zap
#56360radiometer
#119891vaporize
#308406atomize

How to use microwave in a sentence?

  1. Mitch Hedberg:

    I don't have a microwave oven but I do have a clock that occasionally cooks shit.

  2. Keith Richards:

    Everyone’s been to restaurants that pronounce themselves ‘fresh,’ then cut their veggies out of a plastic bag, i want my onions grilled when I order them, and I want my pita warm from the oven, not the microwave. To me, that’s fresh.

  3. Johnny Wowk:

    Microwave Oven - When you zap, your food turns to crap. -Johnny The Walker

  4. Dong Yong-sueng:

    Samsung could not make even microwave ovens there. Why? The technology used in microwaves is the basis of missile guidance systems.

  5. Sebastian Vrouwe:

    Young children cannot and should not operate a microwave without supervision.


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