Definitions For Roasting


  • Cooking (meat) by dry heat in an oven (usually with fat added)
  • A piece of meat that is roasted
  • An outdoor party at which food is cooked over an open fire
  • An event at which someone is honored and people tell jokes or funny stories about that person in a friendly way


  • To cook (food such as chicken, potatoes, or beef) with dry heat in an oven or over a fire
  • To dry (something, such as a bean or nut) with heat
  • To be very hot

Is Roasting a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Roasting is worth 9 points in Scrabble and 11 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Roasting in a Sentence

  • The chicken is roasting in the oven.
  • We roasted the peanuts over the fire.
  • The peanuts roasted over the fire.
  • She made a roast for dinner.
  • We're having pork roast for dinner.

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