Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

  

English definition of “whisk”

whisk

noun [C]     /wɪsk/
a kitchen tool that you use for beating food such as eggs and cream in order to add air and make it light : an electric whisk a hand-held whiskKitchen utensils
(Definition of whisk noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Focus on the pronunciation of whisk

Browse related topics

You are looking at an entry to do with Kitchen utensils, but you might be interested in these topics from the Kitchen equipment topic area:

Definitions of “whisk” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

amicable

relating to behaviour between people that is pleasant and friendly, often despite a difficult situation

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More