Definitions for bakerˈbeɪ kər

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word baker

Princeton's WordNet

  1. baker(noun)

    someone who bakes commercially

  2. baker, bread maker(noun)

    someone who bakes bread or cake

Wiktionary

  1. baker(Noun)

    A person who bakes and sells bread, cakes and similar items.

  2. baker(Noun)

    A portable oven for baking.

  3. Baker(ProperNoun)

    for a baker, or owner of a communal oven

  4. Origin: bake + -er, cognate with Dutch: bakker

Webster Dictionary

  1. Baker(verb)

    one whose business it is to bake bread, biscuit, etc

  2. Baker(verb)

    a portable oven in which baking is done

Freebase

  1. Baker

    A baker is someone who makes, bakes and sells breads, rolls, biscuits or cookies, and/or crackers using an oven or other concentrated heat source. Cakes and similar foods may also be produced, as the traditional boundaries between what is produced by a baker as opposed to a pastry chef have blurred in recent decades. The place where a baker works is called a bakery.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'baker' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4405

Anagrams for baker »

  1. break

  2. brake

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of baker in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of baker in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Claiborne Pell:

    My opponent called me a cream puff. ... Well, I rushed out and got the baker's union to endorse me.

  2. Katharine Hepburn:

    My greatest strength is... common sense. I'm really a standard brand -- like Campbell's tomato soup or Baker's chocolate.

  3. Katharine Hepburn:

    My greatest strength is... common sense. I'm really a standard brand -- like Campbell's tomato soup or Baker's chocolate.

  4. Ryszard Kapuściński:

    Our job is like a baker's work -- his rolls are tasty as long as they're fresh; after two days they're stale; after a week, they're covered with mould and fit only to be thrown out.

  5. Philip Van Deusen:

    By leveraging both its technological and cost advantages, I think Schlumberger has the opportunity to take share in areas that are not a primary focus for Halliburton and Baker Hughes.

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