grill - definition and synonyms

verb 

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/ɡrɪl/
present tense
I/you/we/theygrill
he/she/itgrills
present participlegrilling
past tensegrilled
past participlegrilled
  1. 1
    [intransitive/transitive] to cook something over a fire on a flat frame of metal bars

    We grill the sausages on the barbecue.

    1. a.
      British to cook something by putting it close to strong heat above or below it
  2. 2
    [transitive] to ask someone a lot of difficult questions for a long period of time