Definitions of roaster
  1. noun
    a cook who roasts food
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    a cook who bastes roasting meat with melted fat or gravy
    type of:
    someone who cooks food
  2. noun
    a special cooking pan for roasting
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    type of:
    cooking pan, pan
    cooking utensil consisting of a wide metal vessel
  3. noun
    flesh of a large young chicken over 3 1/2 lb suitable for roasting
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    Oven Stuffer, Oven Stuffer Roaster
    a brand name for a roasting chicken
    type of:
    chicken, poulet, volaille
    the flesh of a chicken used for food
  4. noun
    a harsh or humorous critic (sometimes intended as a facetious compliment)
    “the honoree gave his roasters as good as he got”
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    type of:
    someone who frequently finds fault or makes harsh and unfair judgments
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