breadstick

[bred-stik]
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noun Cookery.

a slender, sticklike piece of crisp bread, served with soups, salads, etc.

Nearby words

  1. breadcrumb,
  2. breadfruit,
  3. breadline,
  4. breadnut,
  5. breadroot,
  6. breadsticks,
  7. breadstuff,
  8. breadth,
  9. breadthways,
  10. breadwinner

Origin of breadstick

First recorded in 1905–10; bread + stick1

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British Dictionary definitions for breadsticks

breadsticks

pl n

bread baked in long thin crisp sticks
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