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bake

bake

 
pronunciation:
beIk
parts of speech:
transitive verb, intransitive verb, noun
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part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: baked, bakes, baking
definition 1: to cook using dry heat at a moderately high temperature.
She baked a pie for dessert.I'll bake the potatoes along with the ham.
definition 2: to harden by exposing to heat.
The sun baked the mud.
similar words:
fire
 
part of speech: intransitive verb
definition 1: to cook food using dry heat.
I bake on Sundays.
definition 2: to become baked.
The bread is baking now.
 
part of speech: noun
definition: a social event at which food is baked and eaten.
Are you going to the clam bake?
Word Builder: bake +
  • baker:
    a person who bakes.
  • bakery:
    a place where baked goods are made or sold.
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