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Definition of baste verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



    Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they baste
    he / she / it bastes
    past simple basted
    -ing form basting
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  1. 1baste something to pour liquid fat or juices over meat, etc. while it is cooking
  2. 2baste something to sew pieces of cloth together temporarily with long loose stitches
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: baste