Baker

(redirected from Bakers)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Idioms.

Baker

1. Sir Benjamin. 1840--1907, British engineer who, with Sir John Fowler, designed and constructed much of the London underground railway, the Forth Railway Bridge, and the first Aswan Dam
2. Chet, full name Chesney H. Baker. 1929--88, US jazz trumpeter and singer
3. Dame Janet. born 1933, British mezzo-soprano
4. Sir Samuel White. 1821--93, British explorer: discovered Lake Albert (1864)

What does it mean when you dream about a baker?

Baking can represent something on which one is working, perhaps even psychological reflection (working on oneself). It also might refer to the connotations of expressions like “half-baked” or “If I knew you were coming I would have baked a cake.”

References in classic literature ?
The baker all this while was busy with his oven, and had forgotten all about me, so I stole out softly, and ran after the woman.
My daughter," exclaimed my guide, "I have brought you the famous dog belonging to the baker which can tell good money from bad.
It was a quarter past six when we left Baker Street, and it still wanted ten minutes to the hour when we found ourselves in Serpentine Avenue.
We had reached Baker Street and had stopped at the door.
I slept at Baker Street that night, and we were engaged upon our toast and coffee in the morning when the King of Bohemia rushed into the room.
Yes, my dear fellow, you may laugh, but I give you my word that I shall be very glad to have you back safe and sound in Baker Street once more.
Surely that is Baker Street" I answered, staring through the dim window.
The rest I arranged myself during my visit to Baker Street this afternoon.
A low, stealthy sound came to my ears, not from the direction of Baker Street, but from the back of the very house in which we lay concealed.
They found the body of old man Baker hanging by the neck from one of the beams of the bridge, immediately beneath the spot where the apparition had stood.
At the double inquest the coroner's jury found that Daniel Baker died by his own hand while suffering from temporary insanity, and that Samuel Morritz was murdered by some person or persons to the jury unknown.
It is the unofficial force,--the Baker Street irregulars.