bake bake  /ˈbeɪk/

Definition(s):

  1. (v) cook and make edible by putting in a hot oven
  2. (v) prepare with dry heat in an oven
  3. (v) heat by a natural force
  4. (v) be very hot, due to hot weather or exposure to the sun

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Usage(s):

  1. I had always enjoyed the kitchen, but now I would make pumpkin ravioli from scratch on Thursday and cook a black bass in parchment on Friday and bake an olive-oil cake on Saturday.
  2. Which, yes, is longer than it takes to bake a cupcake.
  3. We don't need to bake a liver cupcake to find out that it is a stunningly bad idea; simply imagining it is punishment enough.

News

  1. Car Wash/bake sale for Autistic three-year-old

    A car wash and bake sale are being planned for three-year-old Robby Byers of Biggs. Robby is Autistic and desperately needs a service dog to help with his anxiety and meltdowns. Robby tends to wander or bolt away from his parents Travis and Andrena Byers of Biggs and a service dog would be at his side to make sure he does not get in harms way.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Gridley Herald

  2. Bake sale, pet celebration, and chicken wing eating contest

    Thirty-six years ago, the pioneering members of Vineyard Committee on Hunger (VCOH) began handing out pieces of bread to people on Main Street in Vineyard Haven. This Saturday, they will have their 36th annual fundraising bread and bake sale in front of the Bunch of Grapes, from 10 am to 2 pm.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: The Martha's Vineyard Times

  3. Crumbs Bake Shop, Inc. Completes its $10 Million Senior Convertible Note Offering

    Crumbs Bake Shop, Inc. , the largest cupcake specialty store chain in the U.S., today announced that it has closed on the sale of the final $3 million of its $10 million in aggregate principal amount of its senior unsecured convertible promissory notes to accredited investors pursuant to the terms of its previously-announced Securities Purchase Agreement with Michael Serruya .
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "I mean, it's a very simple concept," Ray said. "When you go to greatamericanbakesale.org, you can read all about it and invite individuals of any age to throw a bake sale, starting this weekend and throughout the summer, to raise money to...
    on May 20, 2007 By: Rachael Ray Source: FOXNews

  2. "When you are trying to bake a really great cake, you need one chef who is really pushing things," Hoffman said.
    on Dec 18, 2008 By: Reid Hoffman Source: FOXNews

  3. "We got some blow-up palm trees," Wentz told Seacrest. "A little fake-n-bake tanning booth. We're eating DiGiorno's pizza, getting in that tanning oven every once in a while - it's great. It's gonna look like we're on that private jet. We're...
    on May 20, 2008 By: Pete Wentz Source: MTV News

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