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Adjective: baked  beykt
  1. Dried out by heat or excessive exposure to sunlight
    "land lying baked in the heat";
    - adust [archaic], parched, scorched, sunbaked
  2. (bread and pastries) cooked by dry heat (as in an oven)
    "baked goods"
Verb: bake  beyk
  1. (cooking) cook and make edible by putting in a hot oven
    "bake the potatoes"
  2. Prepare with dry heat in an oven
    "bake a cake"
  3. Heat by a natural force
    "The sun bakes the valley in the summer";
    - broil [N. Amer], grill
  4. Be very hot, due to hot weather or exposure to the sun
    "the tourists were baking in the heat";
    - broil [N. Amer], grill

See also: cooked, dry

Type of: be, cook, create from raw material, create from raw stuff, heat, heat up

Encyclopedia: Baked, Broiled & Fried

Bake, Cornwall