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Meaning of roast

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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

      adj 1: (meat) cooked by dry heat in an oven [syn: {roast},
      n 1: a piece of meat roasted or for roasting and of a size for
           slicing into more than one portion [syn: {roast}, {joint}]
      2: negative criticism [syn: {knock}, {roast}]
      v 1: cook with dry heat, usually in an oven; "roast the turkey"
      2: 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" [syn: {ridicule}, {roast},
         {guy}, {blackguard}, {laugh at}, {jest at}, {rib}, {make
         fun}, {poke fun}]

Source : WordNet ® Princeton University. 2010.

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