roast

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Pronunciation[change]

Verb[change]

Plain form
roast

Third-person singular
roasts

Past tense
roasted

Past participle
roasted

Present participle
roasting

  1. If you roast vegetables or meat, you cook it over a fire or in an oven for a long time.
    I will roast the chicken in the oven.
  2. If you roast someone, you tell off someone very harshly.
    You just got roasted!

Noun[change]

Singular
roast

Plural
roasts

A roast chicken
  1. A roast is a piece of meat that is cooked.
  2. A roast is a party where food is cooked over a fire.