Translation of "roast" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


verb [ I or T ] (COOK) 烹調 uk us /rəʊst/ US  /roʊst/

to cook food in an oven or over a fire

Just roast the chicken in the oven and baste it in oil and lemon. 直接把雞放在烤箱裡烤,烤時塗上油和檸檬汁。
figurative We lay on the beach and roasted (= got very hot) in the Mediterranean sun. 我們躺在地中海的沙灘上曬日光浴。

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


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