a wooden friction match with a large head, used especially for igniting gas ovens or burners.
noun 1. a mound consisting of shells of edible mollusks and other refuse, marking the site of a prehistoric human habitation. noun 1. (archaeol) the site of a large mound of domestic refuse marking a prehistoric settlement: usually including bones, potsherds, seashells, etc
noun, Military. 1. soldiers detailed by roster or as punishment to assist in kitchen duties. 2. duty as assistant to the cooks. Abbreviation: K.P. plural noun 1. (US) soldiers who have been detailed to work in the kitchen, esp as a punishment KP
[kich-uh n-singk] /ˈkɪtʃ ənˈsɪŋk/ adjective 1. marked by an indiscriminate and omnivorous use of elements: a kitchen-sink approach to moviemaking. noun 1. the final item imaginable on any extensive list of usually disparate items: He packed everything for his trip except the kitchen sink. noun 1. a sink in a kitchen for washing dishes, vegetables, […]
noun, Australian. 1. a prewedding party to which guests bring an item of kitchenware or other gifts for the bride; shower. noun 1. (Austral & NZ) a party held before a wedding to which female guests bring items of kitchen equipment as wedding presents