egg-beater

egg-beater

1. n. an outboard boat motor. My egg-beater has been acting up, so I didn’t go out on the lake today.
2. n. a helicopter. (see also rotorhead.) The egg-beater landed on the hospital roof.
References in classic literature ?
Paul's cheery soprano, lifted in a hymn, doated through the trees, accompanied by the whirr of an egg-beater.
Jamie Oliver "Don't come that old parking ticket malarkey with me," says chef Jamie, "it's not a scooter, it's just a souped-up egg-beater.
Tonight his arms whirl like a pair of angry egg-beaters as he decides the Woolpack's not worthy of his fine dining talents and so he's off to pastures new.