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basting (plural bastings)
- The act by which a food item is basted.
- Use repeated bastings to prevent the chicken from drying out.
- (archaic) A (physical) beating.
- [Francis] Grose [et al.] (1811), “Basting”, in Lexicon Balatronicum. A Dictionary of Buckish Slang, University Wit, and Pickpocket Eloquence. […], London: Printed for C. Chappell, […], OCLC 23927885.
basting m (plural bastings)