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See definition of baste on Dictionary.com
  • verbmoisten during cooking
  • verbsew temporarily
  • verbpummel, thrash

synonyms for baste

  • grease
  • drip
  • lard
  • season
  • brush with liquid
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Stainless-steel tongs, grill brushes, meat thermometers, basting brushes, and all sizes of forks are essential parts of the BBQ master’s toolbox.
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For the first minute, baste the potatoes constantly with oil, spooning it over the top so that the starch sets and won’t deflate.
CHEF NYESHA ARRINGTON’S RECIPE FOR PUFFY POMMES SOUFFLÉESEATER VIDEOAPRIL 23, 2021EATER
Place them in front of a clear fire, baste constantly, and serve with slices of lemon round the dish.
DRESSED GAME AND POULTRY LA MODEHARRIET A. DE SALIS
Sure and the artful baste who made it little thought he was going to find us as purty a hiding-place as was ever made.
COMMODORE JUNKGEORGE MANVILLE FENN
Mike, poor man, regretted very much that he had no gun, as he might perhaps shoot “the baste.”
HUDSON BAYR.M. BALLANTYNE
"Here, baste these fowls," cried the cook, handing a long-handled spoon to one of the scullions.
THE COURT JESTERCORNELIA BAKER
Of course, pork tenderloins will be pretty sure to yield drippings enough to baste with.
A COURSE OF LECTURES ON THE PRINCIPLES OF DOMESTIC ECONOMY AND COOKERYJULIET CORSON
Make basting mixture with ½ cup each of butter and water; keep hot and baste every 10 or 15 minutes.
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Brown the chicken well, dredge it with flour and baste it every fifteen minutes with drippings from the pan until tender.
A COURSE OF LECTURES ON THE PRINCIPLES OF DOMESTIC ECONOMY AND COOKERYJULIET CORSON
Add water as the water in the pan evaporates, and baste the heart frequently.
WOMAN'S INSTITUTE LIBRARY OF COOKERY, VOL. 3WOMAN'S INSTITUTE OF DOMESTIC ARTS AND SCIENCES
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