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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A baked food made with flour or meal.

Usage examples (33)
  • The best smell is bread; the best savor, salt; the best love, that of children.
  • bread the pork chops before frying them
  • Needless to say, whole wheat/multigrain bread is more nutritious than white bread.
  • I think the "mountain bread" is identified as Armenian, and it really is super-thin. for more
Tutoring comment
  • He was "bred" (genetically cultivated or propagated) to make "bread" (food made from flour), as his family had been bakers for generations.
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