Entry from British & World English dictionary
Bake too much or for too long: take care not to overbake them; their centres should remain soft and chewy (as adjective overbaked) an overbaked cake
More example sentences
- I was nervous because they weren't turning brown and I didn't want to overbake them.
- Be sure to check the loaves during the last fifteen minutes or so of baking so they don't overbake.
- One side of the meatball was a bit overbaked.
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Line breaks: over|bake
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