Definition of egg beater in English:

egg beater

noun

  • 1A kitchen utensil used for beating ingredients such as eggs or cream.

    • ‘Add four eggs and half a cup of water to the paste and beat well with an egg beater till very frothy and air bubbles appear.’
    • ‘Using an electric egg beater, beat the eggs with the sugar until very fluffy and pale.’
    • ‘Beat the mixture with an egg beater until it forms a stiff foam that looks like whipped cream.’
    • ‘Add the egg and beat well with a wooden masher or with an electric egg beater.’
    • ‘We have just received new hand-mixers similar to an egg beater, but these are electrical, saving your arm.’
  • 2North American informal A helicopter.

    • ‘he climbed into the cockpit of the machine and prepared to give them a visual demonstration of what his flying egg-beater could do.’
    • ‘I've always wondered about the ‘egg beaters’ flying around.’
    • ‘Today the eggbeater went into action and the damn thing acted like it had good sense.’