Meaning of pestle
Pronunciation: (pes'ul, pes'tl), [key]
— n., v., -tled, -tling.
- a tool for pounding or grinding substances in a mortar. See illus. under.
- any of various appliances for pounding, stamping, etc.
- to pound or grind with or as if with a pestle.
- to work with a pestle.
- pestle (Thesaurus)