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Definitions and Synonyms of barbecue | Another word for barbecue | What is barbecue?

Definition 1: a rack to hold meat for cooking over hot charcoal usually out of doors - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for barbecue in the sense of this definition

(barbecue is a kind of ...) framework for holding objects

Definition 2: a cookout in which food is cooked over an open fire; especially a whole animal carcass roasted on a spit - [noun denoting food]

Synonyms for barbecue in the sense of this definition

(barbecue is a kind of ...) an informal meal cooked and eaten outdoors

Definition 3: meat that has been barbecued or grilled in a highly seasoned sauce - [noun denoting food]

Synonyms for barbecue in the sense of this definition

(barbecue is a kind of ...) a particular item of prepared food

"she prepared a special dish for dinner"

Definition 4: cook outdoors on a barbecue grill - [verb of change]

Samples where barbecue or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • let's barbecue that meat
  • We cooked out in the forest

Synonyms for barbecue in the sense of this definition

(barbecue is a kind of ...) cook over or under a grill

"grill the sausages"

(barbecue belongs to category ...) the act of preparing something (as food) by the application of heat

"cooking can be a great art" "people are needed who have experience in cookery" "he left the preparation of meals to his wife"

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