baked baked  /ˈbeɪkt/


  1. (adj) dried out by heat or excessive exposure to sunlight
  2. (adj) (bread and pastries) cooked by dry heat (as in an oven)



  1. The key is the manufacturing process: while silicon panels need to be baked in batches, Nanosolar's thin-film panels roll off the assembly line, as if from a printing press.
  2. But five months after he died, all his Kennedy negatives stored in a vault at 5 World Trade Center were baked to dust by the fires of 911.
  3. Baked a cake, baked a cake, If I knew you were comin' I'd 've baked a cake, How-ja do.


  1. Downtown Sylvania has big plans

    Hand-painted wine glasses glinted in the sun as Sylvania residents flocked to a recent Market on Main, an event featuring baked goods, homegrown produce, and many other items.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: The Toledo Blade

  2. CloudOn CEO: Office Mobile for iPhone is 'half-baked'

    Microsoft’s Office Mobile for iPhone is a “half-baked” effort that breaks basic features like file compatibility, according to the chief executive of rival CloudOn, which provides Office compatibility across the Apple iPhone, iPad, and Android platforms. However, Milind Gadekar, CloudOn’s chief executive, acknowledged that Microsoft’s offering was superior in its offline capabilities, a lead ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: PC World

  3. Baked stuffed artichokes

    Chef Dan Eaton uses the oven to make baked stuffed artichokes with parmesan cheese, parsley, garlic and breadcrumbs.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: News 14 Carolina


  1. "Rather than work with this office to prevent further abuses, in the middle of the night, Craigslist took unilateral action which we suspect will prove to be half-baked," Mr. Cuomo said in a statement.
    on May 13, 2009 By: Andrew Cuomo Source: New York Times

  2. Rail, Maritime and Transport Union (RMT) general secretary Bob Crow said: "Boris Johnson should apologise personally to all those who were assaulted and abused last night thanks to a half-baked gimmick designed solely as a publicity stunt and...
    on May 31, 2008 By: Bob Crow Source: BBC News

  3. "This once again shows that the DOT needs to put a stop to this ideological battle that would cause chaos at New York airports. The administration has tried to jam through a half-baked plan that can't even be implemented," said Sen. Charles...
    on Sep 30, 2008 By: Charles Schumer Source: Baltimore Sun

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