Translation of "roast" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

roast

verb [ I or T ] (COOK) 烹调 uk us /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。

to heat nuts or coffee beans so that they become drier and browner

烘焙(坚果或咖啡豆)

(Translation of “roast verb (COOK)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)