Basked vs Baked - What's the difference?

basked | baked |


As verbs the difference between basked and baked

is that basked is (bask) while baked is (bake).

As an adjective baked is

that has been cooked by baking.

basked

English

Verb

(head)
  • (bask)

  • bask

    English

    Verb

    (en verb)
  • To bathe in warmth; to be exposed to pleasant heat.
  • to bask in the sun
  • * Goldsmith
  • basks in the glare, and stems the tepid wave.
  • (figurative) To take great pleasure or satisfaction; to feel warmth or happiness. (This verb is usually followed by "in").
  • I basked in her love.
    to bask in someone's favour
  • * {{quote-news, year=2012, date=November 7, author=Matt Bai, title=Winning a Second Term, Obama Will Confront Familiar Headwinds, work=New York Times citation
  • , passage=As President Obama turns his attention once again to filling out a cabinet and writing an Inaugural Address, this much is clear: he should not expect to bask in a surge of national unity, or to witness a crowd of millions overrun the Mall just to say they were there.}}
  • * {{quote-news, year=2011
  • , date=April 10 , author=Alistair Magowan , title=Aston Villa 1 - 0 Newcastle , work=BBC Sport citation , page= , passage=On this evidence they will certainly face tougher tests, as a depleted Newcastle side seemed to bask in the relative security of being ninth in the table}}

    baked

    English

    Verb

    (head)
  • (bake)
  • Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • That has been cooked by baking.
  • High on marijuana.
  • Derived terms

    * baked Alaska * baked beans