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clam·bake

 (klăm′bāk′)
n.
1. A seashore picnic where clams, fish, corn, and other foods are traditionally baked on heated stones covered with seaweed.
2. A dish consisting of clams and other seafood mixed with other ingredients, especially corn and potatoes, and then boiled or steamed in a large pot.
3. Informal A noisy or lively party or gathering.

clambake

(ˈklæmˌbeɪk)
n
1. (Cookery) a picnic, often by the sea, at which clams, etc, are baked
2. an informal party

clam•bake

(ˈklæmˌbeɪk)

n.
1. a seaside picnic at which clams and other seafood are baked, traditionally on hot stones under a covering of seaweed.
2. a noisy social gathering.
[1825–35, Amer.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.clambake - a cookout at the seashore where clams and fish and other foods are cooked--usually on heated stones covered with seaweedclambake - a cookout at the seashore where clams and fish and other foods are cooked--usually on heated stones covered with seaweed
cookout - an informal meal cooked and eaten outdoors
Translations

clambake

[ˈklæmbeɪk] N (US) (Culin) → merienda f en la playa or en el campo (en la que se cocinan y comen almejas) (= party) → fiesta f

clambake

n (US) → Muschelessen ntam Strand; (inf: = party) → Fete f (inf)
References in classic literature ?
They went boating on the harbor and up the three pretty rivers that flowed into it; they had clambakes on the bar and mussel-bakes on the rocks; they picked strawberries on the sand-dunes; they went out cod-fishing with Captain Jim; they shot plover in the shore fields and wild ducks in the cove--at least, the men did.
Woody goes on to say "like my father and great-grandfather, I will continue the tradition of offering the greatest clambakes ever.
Willowdale Estate offers a variety of summer activities such as fun lawn games, wine/craft beer tastings, clambakes, and hikes.
Between clambakes, lots of beach time, a possible romance, and organizing a town talent show, the sisters discover that their individuality is not as important as they once thought it was and that their biggest summer accomplishment may be learning how to be stronger as sisters rather than as one.
Her family also remembers celebrating with clambakes on the 4th of July, another chance for her and Al to bring everyone together in their home.
The tradition of clambakes in New England began when the Native Americans taught the first settlers from Europe how to steam lobster, clams and corn-on-the-cob in seaweed-covered fire pits dug into the sand.
Offering activities that include wine tastings, museum visits, clambakes, and blood drives, each chapter provides the opportunity to be a professional but also an individual.
It's G-rated fun in Provincetown, with luaus, clambakes, and bonfires organized by Rosie's R Family cruises and the Family Pride Coalition.
has been doing business with Koopman Lumber for the past seven years and has been to most of the clambakes.
Besides family dinners, Connolly was in charge of cooking for special occasions, brunches, wedding receptions, celebrity and fundraising dinners, catered boat lunches and clambakes on the beach.