bake sale

bake sale
noun Date: 1919 a fund-raising event at which usually homemade foods (as cakes and cookies) are sold

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  • bake sale — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms bake sale : singular bake sale plural bake sales American a sale of cakes, biscuits etc that people bake in order to make money for a school or church …   English dictionary

  • bake sale — /ˈbeɪk seɪl/ (say bayk sayl) noun a fundraiser in which participants bake cakes, biscuits, bread, etc., for sale …   Australian English dictionary

  • bake sale — a sale of homemade, donated baked goods, as by a church or club to raise money. * * * …   Universalium

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  • bake — 01. Anne is going to [bake] an apple pie for supper. 02. We have to [bake] a cake for Marly s birthday party tomorrow. 03. I d better do some [baking]; the cookie jar is almost empty. 04. I ve always loved the smell of freshly [baked] bread. 05.… …   Grammatical examples in English

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