Definition of Roasts. Meaning of Roasts. Synonyms of Roasts

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Definition of Roasts

Roast
Roast Roast, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Roasted; p. pr. & vb. n. Roasting.] [OE. rosten, OF. rostir, F. r[^o]tir; of German origin; cf. OHG. r[=o]sten, G. r["o]sten, fr. OHG. r[=o]st, r[=o]sta, gridiron, G. rost; cf. AS. hyrstan to roast.] 1. To cook by exposure to radiant heat before a fire; as, to roast meat on a spit, or in an oven open toward the fire and having reflecting surfaces within; also, to cook in a close oven. 2. To cook by surrounding with hot embers, ashes, sand, etc.; as, to roast a potato in ashes. In eggs boiled and roasted there is scarce difference to be discerned. --BAcon. 3. To dry and parch by exposure to heat; as, to roast coffee; to roast chestnuts, or peanuts. 4. Hence, to heat to excess; to heat violently; to burn. ``Roasted in wrath and fire.' --Shak. 5. (Metal.) To dissipate by heat the volatile parts of, as ores. 6. To banter severely. [Colloq.] --Atterbury.
Roast
Roast Roast, v. i. 1. To cook meat, fish, etc., by heat, as before the fire or in an oven. He could roast, and seethe, and broil, and fry. --Chaucer. 2. To undergo the process of being roasted.
Roast
Roast Roast, n. That which is roasted; a piece of meat which has been roasted, or is suitable for being roasted. A fat swan loved he best of any roost [roast]. --Chaucer. To rule the roast, to be at the head of affairs. ``The new-made duke that rules the roast.'
Roast
Roast Roast, a. [For roasted.] Roasted; as, roast beef.

Meaning of Roasts from wikipedia

- evaporation. In recent times, plastic oven bags have become po****r for roasts. These cut cooking times and reduce the loss of moisture during roasting...
- roasting the title subject of each show. As of 2016, fifteen roasts have aired. Targets of roasts have included actors and comedians. Since 2010, Comedy Central...
- specials and shows, Martin and his friends would "roast" a celebrity. The roasts were patterned after the roasts held at the New York Friars' Club. In 1973...
- success of these roasts, Comedy Central began hosting their own roasts on an approximately annual basis, under the name Comedy Central Roast. The first roastee...
- darker roasts, the "roast flavor" is so dominant that it can be difficult to distinguish the origin of the beans used in the roast. Below, roast levels...
- Germany to Pennsylvania and the Mid West cooked sauerbraten and marinated roasts, larded and slow cooked for taste and tenderness. In New Orleans, daube...
- mounts the spit horizontally. They are often used to cook whole chickens or roasts of various meats including beef and pork. The design may include a single...
- began writing for the Comedy Central Roasts. Jeselnik, who refers to roasts as "the Super Bowl of comedy," loved roasts during college and always tried to...
- traditional British style roast dinner. It is po****r with vegetarians at Christmas, as well as part of a traditional Sunday roast. Nut roasts are also made by...
- although roasts are also a common occurrence in the Philippines, Puerto Rico and Cuba as well as the non-mainland US state of Hawaii (a luau), with roasts being...
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