oven meaning

EN[ˈʌvən] [-ʌvən]
  • An oven is a thermally insulated chamber used for the heating, baking or drying of a substance, and most commonly used for cooking. Kilns and furnaces are special-purpose ovens, used in pottery and metalworking, respectively.

    Definition of oven in English Dictionary

  • NounPLovens
    1. A chamber used for baking or heating.
    2. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • The oven comes complete with a stainless steel splashback.
      2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
        • La Granita is a new trattoria on the Upper East Side with a charcoal grill, a rotisserie and a wood-burning pizza oven.
        • Her parents were surprised to learn that she had a bun in the oven.
        • When she saw smoke coming from the kitchen, the old woman came in on the dead run to remove the burned loaf of bread from the oven.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Nouns
        • Countable nouns
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      1. en ovens
      2. en ovenless
      3. en ovenlike
      4. en ovenware
      5. en ovenable
      Source: Wiktionary

      Meaning of oven for the defined word.

      Grammatically, this word "oven" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun.
      Difficultness: Level 2
      Easy     ➨     Difficult
      Definiteness: Level 8
      Definite    ➨     Versatile