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toasty

[toh-stee]
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adjective, toast·i·er, toast·i·est.
  1. comfortably or cozily warm.
  2. characteristic of or resembling toast: toasty aromas.

Origin of toasty

First recorded in 1890–95; toast1 + -y1
Related formstoast·i·ness, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for toasty

toasty1

toastie

noun plural toasties
  1. a toasted sandwich

toasty2

adjective -tier or -tiest
  1. tasting or smelling like toast
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Word Origin and History for toasty

adj.

"warm and comfortable," 1890, from toast (v.1) + -y (2). Related: Toastiness.

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