clambake

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noun clam·bake \ˈklam-ˌbāk\

Definition of clambake

  1. 1a :  an outdoor party; especially :  a seashore outing where food is usually cooked on heated rocks covered by seaweedb :  the food served at a clambake

  2. 2 :  a gathering characterized by noisy sociability; especially :  a political rally

1835

First Known Use of clambake

1835


CLAMBAKE Defined for English Language Learners

clambake

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noun clam·bake \ˈklam-ˌbāk\

Definition of clambake for English Language Learners

  • : an outdoor party especially on a beach where clams and other foods are cooked and eaten


CLAMBAKE Defined for Kids

clambake

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noun clam·bake \ˈklam-ˌbāk\

Definition of clambake for Students

  1. :  an outdoor party where clams and other foods are cooked usually on heated rocks covered by seaweed


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