Meaning of “bakery” in the English Dictionary


"bakery" in English

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bakerynoun [ C ]

uk /ˈbeɪ.kər.i/ us /ˈbeɪ.kɚ.i/

Examples from literature

  • A new oven has been added to the bakery. 
  • Bread comes from the Cairo bakeries. 
  • I received this recipe from a celebrated cook in one of our best New York bakeries. 
  • It is a mill and bakery together. 
  • This structure was probably a brew house, bakery, or distillery. 

(Definition of “bakery” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"bakery" in American English

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bakerynoun [ C ]

us /ˈbeɪ·kə·ri, ˈbeɪ·kri/

a place where bread, cakes, and pastries are made or sold

(Definition of “bakery” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)