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1) baste 2. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...Inflected forms: bastˇed, bastˇing, bastes To moisten (meat, for example) periodically with a liquid, such as melted butter or a sauce, especially while cooking....

2) baste 1. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...Inflected forms: bastˇed, bastˇing, bastes To sew loosely with large running stitches so as to hold together temporarily. Middle English basten, from Old French bastir,...

3) baste 3. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...Inflected forms: bastˇed, bastˇing, bastes1. To beat vigorously; thrash. See synonyms at beat. 2. To lambaste. Probably of Scandinavian origin; akin to Old Norse...

4) lambaste. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...Inflected forms: lamˇbastˇed, lamˇbastˇing, lamˇbastes Informal 1. To give a thrashing to; beat. See synonyms at beat. 2. To scold sharply; berate. Perhaps lam1 +...

5) Scene IV. The Hairy Ape. O Neill, Eugene. 1922. Three Plays
...he goes on.] But I m telling you it s love that s in it. Sure what else but love for us poor bastes in the stokehole would be bringing a fine lady, dressed like a...

6) Act II. Scene III. Troilus and Cressida. Craig, W.J., ed. 1914. The Oxford Shakespeare
...the steps that Ajax makes When they go from Achilles: shall the proud lord 124 That bastes his arrogance with his own seam, And never suffers matter of the world...

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