Roasting - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈroʊstɪŋ|  American pronunciation of the word roasting
Brit.  |ˈrəʊstɪŋ|  British pronunciation of the word roasting
- this word is used as a present participle form of the verb 'to be'to roast

noun

- cooking (meat) by dry heat in an oven (usually with fat added)

the slow roasting took several hours

Examples

I'm absolutely roasting in this suit.

the slow roasting took several hours

Butterfly the chicken before roasting.

...placed the dissevered pieces of chicken in the roasting pan...

The chicken is roasting in the oven.

We were roasting in the hot sun.

...after stuffing the turkey, the chef quickly trussed it so the forcemeat wouldn't fall out during roasting...

The meat was roasting in the oven.

He got a roasting from angry fans.

bone the turkey before roasting it

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