Associations to the word «Bake»


BAKE, verb. (transitive or intransitive) To cook (something) in an oven.
BAKE, verb. (transitive) To dry by heat.
BAKE, verb. (intransitive) To prepare food by baking it.
BAKE, verb. (intransitive) To be baked to heating or drying.
BAKE, verb. (intransitive) (figuratively) To be hot.
BAKE, verb. (intransitive) (slang) To smoke marijuana.
BAKE, verb. To harden by cold.
BAKE, verb. (computer graphics) (transitive) To fix (lighting, reflections, etc.) as part of the texture of an object to improve rendering performance.
BAKE, noun. (UK) (NZ) Any of various baked dishes resembling casserole.
BAKE, noun. The act of cooking food by baking.
BAKE SALE, noun. Fundraising activity where baked goods are sold, with profits going to charity or towards a good cause.
BAKE SALES, noun. Plural of bake sale
BAKE UP, verb. (idiomatic) (transitive) to prepare by baking

Dictionary definition

BAKE, verb. Cook and make edible by putting in a hot oven; "bake the potatoes".
BAKE, verb. Prepare with dry heat in an oven; "bake a cake".
BAKE, verb. Heat by a natural force; "The sun broils the valley in the summer".
BAKE, verb. Be very hot, due to hot weather or exposure to the sun; "The town was broiling in the sun"; "the tourists were baking in the heat".

Wise words

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