how to pronounce baste


audio example by a male speaker

audio example by a female speaker

The above transcription of baste is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

baste is pronounced in one syllable

press buttons with phonetic symbols to learn how to precisely pronounce each sound of baste

example pitch curve for pronunciation of baste


test your pronunciation of baste

press the "test" button to check how closely you can replicate the pitch of a native speaker in your pronunciation of baste

meanings of baste


  1. To beat with a stick; to cudgel.
  2. To coat over something.
  3. To sew with long or loose stitches, as for temporary use, or in preparation for gathering the fabric.
  4. To sprinkle flour and salt and drip butter or fat on, as on meat in roasting.
  5. To mark (sheep, etc.) with tar.


  1. A basting; a sprinkling of drippings etc. in cooking.

words with pronunciation similar to baste


Did this page help you?