(transitive, adverb) (Austral, informal) to rebuke or reprimand (a person)
noun 1. a contrivance for roasting something, as an oven, a pan for roasting meat, or a machine for roasting coffee beans. 2. a pig, chicken, or other animal or article of a size convenient and grade suitable for roasting. 3. a person or thing that roasts. 4. a guest speaker at a roast. 5. […]
adjective 1. used or suitable to roast. 2. exceedingly hot; scorching: a roasting July. noun 3. a severely critical notice or review; pan. verb (used with object) 1. to bake (meat or other food) uncovered, especially in an oven. 2. to cook (meat or other food) by direct exposure to dry heat, as on a […]
noun 1. an ear of sweet corn suitable for roasting while still in the husk. 2. Midland and Southern U.S. an ear of sweet corn ripe enough to be boiled and eaten on the cob.
- Roasting rack
noun a metallic rack that is raised or V-shaped to keep meat being roast above its fat drippings Examples Without a roasting rack, the lower part of the meat boils in its juices; that’s why a rack is essential for proper roasting. Word Origin by 1437 Usage Note cooking