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Definition of "proofing" [proofing]

  • A step in creating yeast breads and baked goods, during which the yeast is allowed to leaven the dough. (noun)
  • Present participle of proof. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "proofing" in a sentence
  • "Regardless, proofing is should always done prior to showing whether or not one is a clicker trainer."
  • "Or they want to know trends, and I can't help them there, either, because if I told them to get started right now writing a picture book about animal derrieres (the big trend revealed in proofing the forthcoming Guide), it would be too late, because we will have all Moved On by the time any such book could be published."
  • "Also the time for proofing is adjusted to the weather conditions here in Blr and it is summer now so needed to be cut down."