bake


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bake

 (bāk)
v. baked, bak·ing, bakes
v.tr.
1. To cook (food) with dry heat, especially in an oven.
2. To harden or dry (something) by subjecting to heat in or as if in an oven: bake bricks.
v.intr.
1. To cook food with dry heat.
2. To become hardened or dry by or as if by having been subjected to the heat of an oven.
n.
1.
a. The act or process of baking.
b. An amount baked.
2. A social gathering at which food is cooked by baking and then served.

[Middle English baken, from Old English bacan.]

bake

(beɪk)
vb
1. (Cookery) (tr) to cook by dry heat in or as if in an oven
2. (Cookery) (intr) to cook bread, pastry, etc, in an oven
3. (Ceramics) to make or become hardened by heat
4. (intr) informal to be extremely hot, as in the heat of the sun
n
5. US a party at which the main dish is baked
6. (Cookery) a batch of things baked at one time
7. (Cookery) Scot a kind of biscuit
8. (Cookery) Caribbean a small flat fried cake
[Old English bacan; related to Old Norse baka, Old High German bahhan to bake, Greek phōgein to parch, roast]

bake

(beɪk)

v. baked, bak•ing. v.t.
1. to cook by dry heat in an oven or on heated metal or stones.
2. to harden by heat, as pottery.
3. to dry by or subject to heat: The sun baked the land.
v.i.
4. to prepare food by baking it.
5. to become baked.
6. to feel hot; swelter.
[before 1000; Middle English; Old English bacan, c. Old High German bahhan, Old Norse baka]

bake


Past participle: baked
Gerund: baking

Imperative
bake
bake
Present
I bake
you bake
he/she/it bakes
we bake
you bake
they bake
Preterite
I baked
you baked
he/she/it baked
we baked
you baked
they baked
Present Continuous
I am baking
you are baking
he/she/it is baking
we are baking
you are baking
they are baking
Present Perfect
I have baked
you have baked
he/she/it has baked
we have baked
you have baked
they have baked
Past Continuous
I was baking
you were baking
he/she/it was baking
we were baking
you were baking
they were baking
Past Perfect
I had baked
you had baked
he/she/it had baked
we had baked
you had baked
they had baked
Future
I will bake
you will bake
he/she/it will bake
we will bake
you will bake
they will bake
Future Perfect
I will have baked
you will have baked
he/she/it will have baked
we will have baked
you will have baked
they will have baked
Future Continuous
I will be baking
you will be baking
he/she/it will be baking
we will be baking
you will be baking
they will be baking
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been baking
you have been baking
he/she/it has been baking
we have been baking
you have been baking
they have been baking
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been baking
you will have been baking
he/she/it will have been baking
we will have been baking
you will have been baking
they will have been baking
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been baking
you had been baking
he/she/it had been baking
we had been baking
you had been baking
they had been baking
Conditional
I would bake
you would bake
he/she/it would bake
we would bake
you would bake
they would bake
Past Conditional
I would have baked
you would have baked
he/she/it would have baked
we would have baked
you would have baked
they would have baked

bake

To cook in an oven or oven-like appliance.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.bake - cook and make edible by putting in a hot ovenbake - cook and make edible by putting in a hot oven; "bake the potatoes"
cookery, cooking, preparation - the act of preparing something (as food) by the application of heat; "cooking can be a great art"; "people are needed who have experience in cookery"; "he left the preparation of meals to his wife"
ovenbake - bake in an oven; "ovenbake this chicken"
fire - bake in a kiln so as to harden; "fire pottery"
shirr - bake (eggs) in their shells until they are set; "shirr the eggs"
cook - transform and make suitable for consumption by heating; "These potatoes have to cook for 20 minutes"
2.bake - prepare with dry heat in an ovenbake - prepare with dry heat in an oven; "bake a cake"
3.bake - heat by a natural forcebake - heat by a natural force; "The sun broils the valley in the summer"
heat, heat up - make hot or hotter; "the sun heats the oceans"; "heat the water on the stove"
4.bake - be very hot, due to hot weather or exposure to the sunbake - 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"
be - have the quality of being; (copula, used with an adjective or a predicate noun); "John is rich"; "This is not a good answer"

bake

verb
1. cook How did you learn to bake cakes?
2. get too hot, roast, warm up, overheat, grow hot If you closed the windows you baked.

bake

verb
To feel or look hot:
Translations
خبزيُجَفِّفيَخْبِزيَخْبِزُ
péciupécivysušit
bagestege
paistaa uunissa
peći
megsülpörkölsülsütszárít
baka
焼く
굽다
duonos parduotuvėiškeptaskaitintikepėjaskepimas
apdedzinātceptkaltētsacietēt
piecupiecwypalać
peči v pečici
baka
อบ
nướng bằng lò

bake

[beɪk]
A. VT
1. [+ food] → cocer (al horno); [+ bricks etc] → cocer
to bake one's own breadhacer el pan en casa
baked beansjudías fpl en salsa de tomate
baked potatopatata f or (LAm) papa f al horno
2. (= harden) → endurecer
B. VI
1. [person] I love to bakeme gusta hacer pasteles/pan al horno
2. [bread, cake] → hacerse en el horno
3. (fig) (= swelter) we were baking in the heatnos asábamos de calor
C. N (Brit) (Culin) pastel salado cocinado al horno esp con verduras o pescado

bake

[ˈbeɪk]
vt [+ bread, cake, biscuits, pastry] (= make) → faire (= cook in the oven) → faire cuire au four
Bake the cake for 50 minutes → Mettez le gâteau au four pendant cinquante minutes., Faites cuire le gâteau au four pendant cinquante minutes.
to bake a cake (= make) → faire un gâteau
to bake a potato → faire une pomme de terre au four
vi
[bread, cake, biscuits, pastry] → cuire (au four)
[person] (= make cakes) → faire des gâteaux (= make bread) → faire du pain (= make pastries) → faire de la pâtisseriebaked beans nplharicots mpl blancs à la sauce tomatebaked potato npomme f de terre au four

bake

vt
(Cook) → backen; baked apples plBratäpfel pl; baked potatoes plin der Schale gebackene Kartoffeln pl
pottery, bricksbrennen; (sun) earthausdörren
vi
(Cook) → backen; (cake)im (Back)ofen sein
(pottery etc)gebrannt werden, im (Brenn)ofen sein
(inf) I just want to lie in the sun and bakeich möchte mich in der Sonne braten lassen

bake

[beɪk]
1. vt (bread, cake) → cuocere (al forno); (bricks) → cuocere
she baked a cake today → ha fatto un dolce oggi
baked potatoes → patate fpl (con la buccia) cotte al forno
2. vicuocersi al forno

bake

(beik) verb
1. to cook in an oven. I'm going to bake (bread) today; She baked the ham.
2. to dry or harden by heat. The sun is baking the ground dry.
baked adjective
baked ham; freshly baked bread.
ˈbaker noun
1. a person who bakes. He is a qualified baker; She is a good baker.
2. a baker's shop.
ˈbakeryplural ˈbakeries noun
a place where baking is done and / or where bread, cakes etc are sold. I bought some cakes at the bakery.
ˈbaking noun
the act or art of cooking bread, cakes etc.
baking powder
a powder used to make cakes etc rise. This sponge cake is very flat – you can't have used enough baking powder.
a baker's dozen
thirteen.

bake

يَخْبِزُ upéci bage backen ψήνω cocinar, hornear paistaa uunissa cuire au four peći cuocere al forno 焼く 굽다 bakken bake upiec assar печь baka อบ fırında pişirmek nướng bằng lò 烘焙

bake

vt hornear, cocer al horno
References in classic literature ?
When she took the paste out to bake it, she left smears of dough sticking to the sides of the measure, put the measure on the shelf behind the stove, and let this residue ferment.
She consented that the village maiden should manufacture yeast, both liquid and in cakes; and should brew a certain kind of beer, nectareous to the palate, and of rare stomachic virtues; and, moreover, should bake and exhibit for sale some little spice-cakes, which whosoever tasted would longingly desire to taste again.
But, however, I found afterwards from Patty, that William said it was all the apples of that sort his master had; he had brought them alland now his master had not one left to bake or boil.
I'll ask cook to bake you a little cake, and then you shall help me to look over your drawers; for I am soon to pack your trunk.
When tha' goes to 'em in th' mornin's tha' shall take a pail o' good new milk an' I'll bake 'em a crusty cottage loaf or some buns wi' currants in 'em, same as you children like.
I don't know why it should be a crack thing to be a brewer; but it is indisputable that while you cannot possibly be genteel and bake, you may be as genteel as never was and brew.
They make a rude kind of earthen and wooden vessels, and bake the former in the sun.
When he saw that his mother was going to bake, he determined to hide.
Don Quixote's bread would not bake, as the common saying is, until he had heard and learned the curious things promised by the man who carried the arms.
I tell you, a woman 'ull bake you a pie every week of her life and never come to see that the hotter th' oven the shorter the time.
And purchase the cargo of one of those ships that they say are going to China,” cried Elizabeth; “turn your pot ash-kettles into teacups, the scows on the lake into saucers, bake your cake in yonder lime- kiln, and invite the county to a tea-party.
He came as a Baker: but owned, when too late-- And it drove the poor Bellman half-mad-- He could only bake Bridecake--for which, I may state, No materials were to be had.