Definition of baking in English:


Pronunciation /ˈbākiNG/ /ˈbeɪkɪŋ/

Translate baking into Spanish


  • 1The action of cooking food by dry heat without direct exposure to a flame, typically in an oven.

    • ‘he picked up what was to become a consuming interest in baking’
    1. 1.1Food, especially sweet food, cooked by being baked in an oven.
      ‘the residents like the smell and taste of fresh baking’
      • ‘donations of raffle prizes and home baking would be much appreciated by the committee members’


  • (of the weather or a place) extremely hot.

    ‘deep winters and baking summers’
    • ‘we could have more baking sunshine’
    • ‘already the sun was baking hot’
    very hot, scorching, roasting, baking, blistering, blazing, sweltering, parching, searing, broiling, sultry, torrid, sweaty, oven-like