Baste

Definition of Baste

Pronunciation: bāst
v. t.1.To beat with a stick; to cudgel.
[imp. & p. p. Basted; p. pr. & vb. n. Basting.]
One man was basted by the keeper for carrying some people over on his back through the waters.
- Pepys.
2.(Cookery) To sprinkle flour and salt and drip butter or fat on, as on meat in roasting.
3.To mark with tar, as sheep.
1.To sew loosely, or with long stitches; - usually, that the work may be held in position until sewed more firmly.

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