Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Chinese (Simplified) translation of “roast”

roast

verb [I or T] (COOK)
烹调
 
 
/rəʊst/ US  /roʊst/
to cook food in an oven or over a fire
烘;烤;焙
Just roast the chicken in the oven and baste it in oil and lemon.
直接把鸡放在烤箱里烤,烤时涂上油和柠檬汁。
figurative We lay on the beach and roasted (= got very hot) in the Mediterranean sun.
我们躺在地中海的沙滩上晒日光浴。
Preparing food using heatPreparing food
to heat nuts or coffee beans so that they become drier and browner
烘焙(坚果或咖啡豆)
Preparing food using heatPreparing food
(Definition of roast verb (COOK) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “roast” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

monster

any imaginary frightening creature, especially one that is large and strange

Word of the Day

What’s that lovely smell?

by Kate Woodford,
October 29, 2014
As adult humans, we can distinguish about 10,000 different smells. It’s no wonder, then, that we have so many words and expressions to describe them. This week we’re taking a look at those smell words – words that describe good smells and words that describe bad smells. Most smell words are either

Read More 

high-frequency trading noun

October 27, 2014
a type of stock market trading that uses very complex technology to trade extremely quickly, often making tiny profits which nevertheless add up to substantial sums Lewis’s book, Flash Boys, is driving a huge amount of attention toward the topic of high frequency trading, and it has rekindled some of

Read More