Definition of spit-roast in English:


Line breaks: spit-roast
Pronunciation: /ˈspɪtrəʊst


[with object] (usually as adjective spit-roasted)
Cook (a piece of meat) on a spit: spit-roasted lamb
More example sentences
  • My mechoui, which refers to lamb that is spit-roasted, was served alongside a pile of braised root vegetables, roasted potatoes and a pile of couscous.
  • When we spit-roast beef we often do it with the skin on.
  • Next door is the restaurant itself, where Pacific American classics like spit-roasted prime rib or buffalo Mahi-Mahi are the order of the day - ordered by visiting tycoons, celebrities and superstars like you.

Definition of spit-roast in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day bogle
Pronunciation: ˈbəʊɡ(ə)l
a phantom or goblin