noun /ˈbeɪstɪŋ/
A (physical) beating.

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  • basting — ou bastaing [ bastɛ̃ ] n. m. • 1877, 1928; de l a. fr. bastir « apprêter » par le provenç. ♦ Techn. Madrier de sapin. ● bastaing ou basting nom masculin (altération du français batten, solive, de l anglais batten) Bois de charpente équarri, de… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Basting — A sewing operation consisting in the sewing together of two thicknesses of material, or the marking of lines by means of long stitches. Even Basting All stitches of the same length. Uneven Basting Long and short stitches. Diagonal Basting Upper… …   Dictionary of the English textile terms

  • Basting — ist der Familienname von: Dirk Basting (* 1946), deutscher Chemiker und Unternehmer Johan Hendrik Christiaan Basting (1817–1870), niederländischer Armeearzt Diese Seite ist eine Begriffsklärung zur Unterscheidung mehre …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Basting — may refer to:*A type of stitch in sewing * Basting (cooking), a cooking technique …   Wikipedia

  • basting — asting n. 1. Loose temporary stitches. Syn: baste, tacking. [WordNet 1.5] 2. (Cookery) The act or process of moistening a roast as it is cooking. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • basting — [bās′tiŋ] n. [< BASTE1] 1. the act of sewing with loose, temporary stitches 2. loose, temporary stitches or the thread used for them …   English World dictionary

  • basting — I. noun Date: 15th century 1. the action of a sewer who bastes 2. a. the thread used in basting b. the stitching made by basting II. noun Date: 1530 1. the action of one that bastes food 2. the liquid used in basting …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Basting — Baste Baste (b[=a]st), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Basted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Basting}.] [Cf. Icel. beysta to strike, powder; Sw. basa to beat with a rod: perh. akin to E. beat.] 1. To beat with a stick; to cudgel. [1913 Webster] One man was basted by… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • basting — basting1 /bay sting/, n. 1. sewing with long, loose stitches to hold material in place until the final sewing. 2. bastings, the stitches taken or the threads used. [1515 25; BASTE1 + ING1] basting2 /bay sting/, n. 1. the act of moistening food… …   Universalium

  • basting —   Holoholo, humu ho oholoholo, kāholo.    ♦ Basting thread, lopi kāholo, lopi ho oholoholo …   English-Hawaiian dictionary

  • basting — noun 1. a loose temporary sewing stitch to hold layers of fabric together • Syn: ↑baste, ↑basting stitch, ↑tacking • Derivationally related forms: ↑baste (for: ↑baste) …   Useful english dictionary

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