present participle of cake
as in smearing
to cover with a hardened layer shoes caked with dried mud

Synonyms & Similar Words


Thesaurus Entries Near caking

Cite this Entry

“Caking.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Jul. 2024.

More from Merriam-Webster on caking

Love words? Need even more definitions?

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