adjective Date: 1628 1. heated, parched, or compacted especially by excessive sunlight 2. baked by exposure to sunshine

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  • sunbaked — [sun′bākt΄] adj. 1. baked by the heat of the sun, as bricks 2. dried, cracked, etc. by the heat of the sun …   English World dictionary

  • sunbaked — adjective 1. dried out by heat or excessive exposure to sunlight (Freq. 1) a vast desert all adust land lying baked in the heat parched soil the earth was scorched and bare sunbaked salt flats • Syn: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • sunbaked — /sun baykt /, adj. 1. baked by exposure to the sun, as bricks. 2. heated, dried, or hardened by the heat of the sun. [1620 30; SUN + BAKED] * * * …   Universalium

  • sunbaked — Synonyms and related words: adust, baked, burnt, corky, dehydrated, desiccated, dried, dried up, evaporated, exsiccated, mummified, parched, scorched, sear, seared, sere, shriveled, sun dried, weazened, wind dried, withered, wizened …   Moby Thesaurus

  • sunbaked — adj. heated or dried out through excessive exposure to the sun, parched by the sun …   English contemporary dictionary

  • sunbaked — sun•baked [[t]ˈsʌnˌbeɪkt[/t]] adj. 1) baked by exposure to the sun, as bricks 2) heated, dried, or hardened by the heat of the sun • Etymology: 1620–30 …   From formal English to slang

  • sunbaked — /ˈsʌnbeɪkt/ (say sunbaykt) adjective baked or dried and hardened by the heat of the sun …   Australian English dictionary

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  • sunbake — UK [ˈsʌnˌbeɪk] / US verb [intransitive] Word forms sunbake : present tense I/you/we/they sunbake he/she/it sunbakes present participle sunbaked past tense sunbaked past participle sunbaked Australian to sit or lie in the sun …   English dictionary

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