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Roasted

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Adjective

1. roast, roasted

(meat) cooked by dry heat in an oven

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Roasted

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verb (mainly tr)
1. 
to cook (meat or other food) by dry heat, usually with added fat and esp in an oven
2. 
to brown or dry (coffee, etc) by exposure to heat
3. metallurgy
to heat (an ore) in order to produce a concentrate that is easier to smelt
4. 
to heat (oneself or something) to an extreme degree, as when sunbathing, sitting before the fire, etc
5. (intransitive)
to be excessively and uncomfortably hot
6. informal
to criticize severely
noun
7. 
something that has been roasted, esp meat

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Roasted

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verb transitive
1. 
to cook (something) with little or no moisture, as in an oven, over an open fire, or in hot embers
to roast a chicken, an ox, an ear of corn, etc.
2. 
to dry, parch, or brown (coffee, etc.) by exposure to heat
3. 
to expose to great heat
4. 
to heat (an ore) in a furnace in the presence of oxygen or air so as to form oxides
5. 
to warm (oneself), as at a fireplace
6.  Informal
to criticize severely or ridicule without mercy
verb intransitive
7. 
to roast meat, etc.
8. 
to be cooked by being roasted
9. 
to be or become very hot
noun
10. 
something roasted; esp., roasted meat or a piece of roasted meat
11. 
a cut of meat for roasting
12. 
a roasting or being roasted
13.  US
a picnic at which food is roasted and eaten
a steer roast
14.  Informal
a. 
severe criticism or ridicule
b.  US
an entertainment at which a person, esp. a celebrity, undergoes severe but playful criticism
adjective
15. 
roasted
roast pork

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Roasted

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v. roast·ed, roast·ing, roasts
v.tr.
1. To cook with dry heat, as in an oven or near hot coals.
2. To dry, brown, or parch by exposing to heat.
3. To expose to great or excessive heat.
4. Metallurgy To heat (ores) in a furnace in order to dehydrate, purify, or oxidize before smelting.
5. Informal
a. To ridicule or criticize harshly.
b. To honor at or subject to a roast.
v.intr.
1. To cook food in an oven.
2. To undergo roasting.
n.
1.
a. Something roasted.
b. A cut of meat suitable or prepared for roasting.
2.
a. The act or process of roasting.
b. The state of being roasted.
3.
a. Harsh ridicule or criticism.
b. A facetious tribute, as at a banquet, in which the honoree is alternately praised and insulted.
adj.
Roasted: roast duck.

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