Baker

biographical name Ba·ker \ ˈbā-kər \

Definition of Baker

James Addison 1930–     U.S. Secretary of Treasury (1985–88); Secretary of State (1989–92)

Baker

biographical name

Definition of Baker

Newton Diehl 1871–1937 American statesman

Baker

biographical name

Definition of Baker

Ray Stannard 1870–1946 pseudonym David Gray*son play \ˈgrā-sᵊn\ American author

BAKER Defined for Kids

baker

noun bak·er \ ˈbā-kər \

Definition of baker for Students

:a person who bakes and sells bread, cakes, or pastry

Learn More about baker


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up Baker? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

to praise usually to excess

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Find the Cousins

  • a-large-tree-with-many-branches
  • Which pair shares a common word ancestor?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Word Winder's CrossWinder

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!