Meaning of “roast” - Learner’s Dictionary


verb [ I, T ] us uk /rəʊst/

A2 If you roast food, you cook it in an oven or over a fire, and if food roasts, it is cooked in an oven or over a fire:

Roast the lamb in a hot oven for 35 minutes.
roast adjective [ always before noun ]


roast beef/pork

(Definition of “roast verb” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)