verb (used with object)
Words nearby bread
Idioms for bread
- to eat a meal, especially in companionable association with others.
- to distribute or participate in Communion.
Origin of bread
OTHER WORDS FROM breadbread·less, adjectivebread·less·ness, nounun·bread·ed, adjective
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH breadbread bred
Examples from the Web for bread
For example, Kuwait recently put a limit the allowable amount of sodium in bread to lower blood pressure.The Secret to Tracking Ebola, MERS, and Flu? Sewers|Wudan Yan|November 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Place one sheet of phyllo on the board, brush it with butter, and sprinkle it with ¾ teaspoon of bread crumbs.
The last time Xido was at the orphanage in 2012, money was running out and there was only bread to eat for a few days.Death Metal Angola: Heavy Metal in War-Torn Africa|Nina Strochlic|November 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Venezuela faces shortages in everything from toilet paper to bread, but one of the most overlooked items is breast implants.Venezuela Now Has Toilet Paper but No Breast Implants|Jason Batansky|September 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A bad day for Mark Francis would involve having to take public transport and having the crusts left on his bread.
Just a mouthful of bread, and even that I do not get a chance to eat!The Memoirs of Victor Hugo|Victor Hugo
We eat our bread in peace and comfort, and each man's property is his own.For the Temple|G. A. Henty
For bread there was a small quantity of "hard tack" and a large supply of corn meal.Camp Venture|George Cary Eggleston
If a man was too poor to sacrifice a living animal, he offered an image of one made of bread.
The ploughboy understood them very well, for to have only a hunch of bread and little or no cheese was often his own case.Round About a Great Estate|Richard Jefferies
British Dictionary definitions for bread
Word Origin for bread
Idioms and Phrases with bread
In addition to the idioms beginning with bread
- bread and butter
- break bread
- greatest thing since sliced bread
- know which side of bread is buttered
- take the bread out of someone's mouth