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white bread

noun
1.
any white or light-colored bread made from finely ground, usually bleached, flour.
Origin of white bread
1300-1350
1300-50

white-bread

[hwahyt-bred, wahyt-] /ˈʰwaɪtˌbrɛd, ˈwaɪt-/
adjective, Informal.
1.
pertaining to or characteristic of the white middle class; bourgeois:
a typical white-bread suburban neighborhood.
2.
bland; conventional.
Origin
1975-80
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white bread

n.

c.1300, as opposed to darker whole-grain type; its popularity among middle-class America led to the slang sense of "conventional, bourgeois" (c.1980).

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