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Definitions of roast:

part of speech: verb transitive

To cook before a fire: to parch by exposure to heat: to heat to excess: to dissipate the volatile parts of by heat.

part of speech: adjective

Prepared by heat.

part of speech: noun

That which is roasted.

part of speech: verb

To dress meat for the table by exposing it to the direct action of heat, as on a spit, in an oven, & c.; to heat to excess; to dry and parch by heat; to tease or banter; to burn broken ore in a heap to free it from some foreign matters.

part of speech: verb transitive, verb intransitive

To cook before a fire or in a closed oven, as meat.

part of speech: noun

That which is prepared by heat, as meat.

part of speech: noun

A piece of meat cooked, or suitable to be cooked, before a fire or in an oven.

part of speech: adjective

Cooked before a fire or in an oven.

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