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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.]

baking

(ˈbeɪkɪŋ)
n
1. (Cookery)
a. the process of cooking bread, cakes, etc
b. (as modifier): a baking dish.
2. (Cookery) the bread, cakes, etc, cooked at one time
adj
(esp of weather) very hot and dry
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.baking - making bread or cake or pastry etc.baking - making bread or cake or pastry etc.
creating from raw materials - the act of creating something that is different from the materials that went into it
2.baking - cooking by dry heat in an ovenbaking - cooking by dry heat in an oven  
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"
shirring - baking shelled eggs
Adj.1.baking - as hot as if in an ovenbaking - as hot as if in an oven    
hot - used of physical heat; having a high or higher than desirable temperature or giving off heat or feeling or causing a sensation of heat or burning; "hot stove"; "hot water"; "a hot August day"; "a hot stuffy room"; "she's hot and tired"; "a hot forehead"

baking

adjective scorching, burning, heated, boiling, roasting, searing, blistering, torrid, sultry, sweltering the baking Jordanian desert

baking

adjective
Translations
pečení
bagning
leivonta
pečenje
sütés
bakstur
ベーキング
굽기
pečenie
ugnsstekning
การอบ
sự nướng bánh mì

baking

[ˈbeɪkɪŋ]
A. N
1. (= activity) she does the baking on Mondaylos lunes hace el pan/los pasteles
2. (= batch) → hornada f
B. ADJ (= hot) it's baking (hot) in hereesto es un horno
a baking hot dayun día de calor asfixiante
C. CPD baking chocolate N (US) → chocolate m fondant
baking dish Nfuente f para el horno
baking pan N = baking tin baking powder NRoyal ® m, levadura f en polvo (Sp)
baking sheet N = baking tray baking soda Nbicarbonato m de soda
baking tin Nmolde m (para el horno)
baking tray Nbandeja f de horno

baking

[ˈbeɪkɪŋ]
n
(= activity) I enjoy baking (cakes)j'aime faire des gâteaux; (bread)j'aime faire du pain
(= cakes) → gâteaux mpl
adj
[sun, day, heat] → torride
It's baking in here! → On cuit ici!, Il fait une chaleur torride ici!
baking hot [sun, day] → torride
It's baking hot today → Il fait une chaleur torride aujourd'hui.baking dish nplat m allant au fourbaking powder nlevure f chimiquebaking sheet nplaque f pour le fourbaking soda nbicarbonate m de soudebaking tin n (for cake)moule m à gâteauxbaking tray nplaque f pour le four

baking

n
(act) (Cook) → Backen nt; (of earthenware)Brennen nt; it’s our own bakingdas ist selbst gebacken
(batch: of bread, of bricks etc) → Ofenladung f, → Schub m
adj (inf: = stifling, roasting) I’m bakingich komme um vor Hitze; it’s baking (hot) todayes ist eine Affenhitze heute (inf)

baking

:
baking day
nBacktag m
baking dish
nBackform f
baking mitt
n (US) → Topfhandschuh m
baking pan
n (US) → Backblech nt
baking powder
nBackpulver nt
baking sheet
nBack- or Plätzchenblech nt
baking soda
n˜ Backpulver nt
baking tin
n (Brit) → Backform f
baking tray
n (Brit) → Kuchenblech nt

baking

[ˈbeɪkɪŋ]
1. ncottura (al forno)
Monday was her day for doing the baking → il lunedì faceva il pane (e/o i dolci)
2. adj (fam) (hot) it's baking in herequi dentro è un 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.

baking

خَبْز pečení bagning Backen ψήσιμο del horno, hornear leivonta cuisson au four pečenje cottura al forno ベーキング 굽기 bakken baking pieczenie cozedura выпекание ugnsstekning การอบ fırında pişirme sự nướng bánh mì 烘焙
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Hiram Sloane told me the other day that a big envelope addressed to the Rollings Reliable Baking Powder Company of Montreal had been dropped into the post office box a month ago, and she suspicioned that somebody was trying for the prize they'd offered for the best story that introduced the name of their baking powder.
I think it would be perfectly disgraceful to write a story to advertise a baking powder.
I don't like to be suspicious or talk scandal, but sometimes I think the Jumbles have too much baking powder in them.
The apples themselves are the very finest sort for baking, beyond a doubt; all from Donwellsome of Mr.
And George and Tom moved to a comfortable seat in the chimney-corner, while Aunte Chloe, after baking a goodly pile of cakes, took her baby on her lap, and began alternately filling its mouth and her own, and distributing to Mose and Pete, who seemed rather to prefer eating theirs as they rolled about on the floor under the table, tickling each other, and occasionally pulling the baby's toes.
United Metropolitan Improved Hot Muffin and Crumpet Baking and Punctual Delivery Company.
There was a great bustle in Bishopsgate Street Within, as they drew up, and (it being a windy day) half-a-dozen men were tacking across the road under a press of paper, bearing gigantic announcements that a Public Meeting would be holden at one o'clock precisely, to take into consideration the propriety of petitioning Parliament in favour of the United Metropolitan Improved Hot Muffin and Crumpet Baking and Punctual Delivery Company, capital five millions, in five hundred thousand shares of ten pounds each; which sums were duly set forth in fat black figures of considerable size.
The baking part was the next thing to be considered, and how I should make bread when I came to have corn; for first, I had no yeast.
On occasion, in a casual sort of way, when she thought hunger pinched hardest, she would send him in a loaf of new baking, awkwardly covering the act with banter to the effect that it was better than he could bake.
On baking day she determined to shut them up in a cupboard.
Sit there," she said, placing me on the sofa, "while we take our things off and get the tea ready; it is another privilege we exercise in our little moorland home--to prepare our own meals when we are so inclined, or when Hannah is baking, brewing, washing, or ironing.
DAN:--"He's the man who told mother once that he always made his own iodine out of strong tea and baking soda.