• (adj): Dried out by heat or excessive exposure to sunlight.
    Example: "Land lying baked in the heat"
    Synonyms: adust, parched, scorched, sunbaked
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on baked:

Captain Beany - Eccentric of The Year
... He also officially transformed his council flat into the Baked Bean Museum of Excellence, with British writer Danny Wallace presiding over the opening ceremony ... the Sports Relief Mile 2010 whilst pushing a tin of baked beans on his hands and knees ... The Baked Bean Museum of Excellence situated in Port Talbot, south Wales, is now featured in this year's edition of 'Behind The Scenes At The Museum of Baked Beans ...
La Brea Bakery - History
... The facility prepares par-baked bread, dough that has been 80% baked and then quick-frozen for baking later, and employed around 100 people in 1999 ... but the original small storefront remains popular with Angelenos craving its artisanal fresh baked goods ...
Shirred Eggs
... Shirred eggs, also known as baked eggs, is a dish in which eggs have been baked in a flat-bottomed dish the name originates from the type of dish in which it was traditionally baked ...
Shirred Eggs - Description
... Shirred eggs is an egg dish where eggs have been baked in a gratin dish with a flat bottom ... but the name now applies regardless of the type of dish in which they are baked ... They are typically baked simply with butter until the whites have set and the yolks are thickened, and are usually served in the dish in which they were baked ...
The Baked Potato
... The Baked Potato is a noted night club located in Studio City, Los Angeles, often regarded as the world's oldest music venue specializing in jazz fusion music ... unusual menu which features more than 20 types of baked potatoes ...

More definitions of "baked":

  • (adj): Hardened by subjecting to intense heat.
    Example: "Baked bricks"
    Synonyms: burned, burnt
  • (adj): (of bread and pastries) cooked by dry heat (as in an oven).
    Example: "Baked goods"

Famous quotes containing the word baked:

    A baked leg of mutton, with potatoes to correspond.
    Charles Dickens (1812–1870)

    ‘Tis the voice of the Lobster; I heard him declare,
    ‘You have baked me too brown, I must sugar my hair.’
    Lewis Carroll [Charles Lutwidge Dodgson] (1832–1898)

    Thrift, thrift, Horatio, the funeral baked meats
    Did coldly furnish forth the marriage tables.
    William Shakespeare (1564–1616)