Also called bakeshop
[beyk-shop] /ˈbeɪkˌʃɒp/ (Show IPA). a baker’s shop.
a place where baked goods are made.
“A sociable little magpie, that one,” jerking his thumb toward the bakeshop girl.
The Incendiary W. A. (William Augustine) Leahy
It must be near mornin’, an’ if there is a bakeshop anywhere ’round, you could get some.
The Princess and Joe Potter James Otis
Paul had his mind set upon some day owning a business of his own—a bakeshop, perhaps even a small caf.
Local Color Irvin S. Cobb
They passed the bakeshop, but Cosette did not think of the bread which she had been ordered to fetch.
Les Misrables Victor Hugo
Hiney, there, was in a bakeshop all day at three and a half a week.
The New Education Scott Nearing
Mrs. Brown keeps a little grocery and bakeshop and was very willing to show me the house.
Little Journeys to the Homes of the Great, Vol. 1 of 14 Elbert Hubbard
Having seen the little sitting-room over the bakeshop, they were sure the chair would fit in beautifully there.
The Life of Mrs. Robert Louis Stevenson Nellie van De Grift Sanchez
He was eager to help at the machine saws, at the planing machines, at the workbenches, and in the bakeshop.
Beginner’s Book in Language H. Jeschke
I wonder what in the world Mr. Capper lets those white rats stay in his bakeshop window for?
The Curlytops and Their Pets Howard R. Garis
Down in the bakeshop the five fishermen were making merry around the table.
Black Star’s Campaign Johnston McCulley
noun (pl) -eries
Also called bakehouse. a room or building equipped for baking
a shop in which bread, cakes, etc, are sold
c.1820, “place for making bread;” see bake (v.) + -ery. Replaced earlier bakehouse (c.1400). As “shop where baked goods are sold” it was noted as an Americanism by British travelers from c.1830.
noun Robert. 1725–95, English agriculturist; radically improved livestock breeding, esp of cattle and sheep Historical Examples bakewell is the centre also for Haddon Hall, reached thence, on foot, in half an hour. Country Rambles, and Manchester Walks and Wild Flowers Leo H. Grindon “I make nothing of that,” said Mr. bakewell rather pompously. The Day […]
adjective (South African) fine, excellent, marvellous
- Bakewell tart
noun (Brit) an open tart having a pastry base and a layer of jam and filled with almond-flavoured sponge cake
former name of Artemovsk.