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  Definition of roast
  1. negative criticism
  2. a piece of meat roasted or for roasting and of a size for slicing into more than one portion
  3. cook with dry heat, usually in an oven; "roast the turkey"
  4. subject to laughter or ridicule; "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"
  5. (of meat) cooked by dry heat in an oven
Similar Words: knock, joint, ridicule, guy, blackguard, laugh at, jest at, rib, make fun, poke fun, roasted

 

Hyponyms: blade roast, pot roast, rib roast, standing rib roast, top round, rump roast, beef roast, roast beef, veal roast, roast veal, lamb roast, roast lamb, pork roast, roast pork, pan roast, tease, satirize, satirise, lampoon, debunk, expose, stultify

 

Derivational Morphology: ridicule, guy, blackguard, laugh at, jest at, rib, make fun, poke fun, joint, roaster, roasting, tease, teasing, ribbing, knock, derision, satirist, ironist, ridiculer

 

Anagrams: Astor

 

 
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