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Definition 1: negative criticism - [noun denoting cognition]

Synonyms for roast in the sense of this definition

(roast is a kind of ...) a serious examination and judgment of something

"constructive criticism is always appreciated"

Definition 2: a piece of meat roasted or for roasting and of a size for slicing into more than one portion - [noun denoting food]

Synonyms for roast in the sense of this definition

(roast is a kind of ...) a piece of meat that has been cut from an animal carcass

(... is a kind of roast ) a cut of lamb suitable for roasting

(... is a kind of roast ) cut of veal suitable for roasting

(... is a kind of roast ) cut of beef suitable for roasting

(... is a kind of roast ) a cut of beef or veal from the fleshy hindquarters of the animal

(... is a kind of roast ) roast cut from the round; usually suitable for roasting

(... is a kind of roast ) a cut of meat (beef or venison) including more than one rib and the meat located along the outside of the ribs

(... is a kind of roast ) cut of beef suitable for simmering in liquid in a closed pot

(... is a kind of roast ) a roast cut from the blade

(... is a kind of roast ) cut of pork suitable for roasting

Definition 3: cook with dry heat, usually in an oven - [verb of change]

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

  • roast the turkey

(roast is a kind of ...) transform and make suitable for consumption by heating

"These potatoes have to cook for 20 minutes"

(... is a kind of roast ) roast in a pan

"pan-roast that meat"

(roast 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"

Definition 4: subject to laughter or ridicule - [verb of communication]

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

  • The satirists ridiculed the plans for a new opera house
  • The students poked fun at the inexperienced teacher
  • His former students roasted the professor at his 60th birthday

Synonyms for roast in the sense of this definition

(roast is a kind of ...) treat with contempt

"The new constitution mocks all democratic principles"

(... is a kind of roast ) mock or make fun of playfully

"the flirting man teased the young woman"

(... is a kind of roast ) ridicule with satire

"The writer satirized the politician's proposal"

(... is a kind of roast ) expose while ridiculing; especially of pretentious or false claims and ideas

"The physicist debunked the psychic's claims"

(... is a kind of roast ) cause to appear foolish

"He stultified himself by contradicting himself and being inconsistent"

Definition 5: (meat) cooked by dry heat in an oven - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Synonyms for roast in the sense of this definition

(roast is similar to ...) having been prepared for eating by the application of heat

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