breakfast food


noun

a cold or hot cereal eaten chiefly for breakfast.

Nearby words

  1. breakerless ignition,
  2. breakeven,
  3. breakeven chart,
  4. breakfast,
  5. breakfast club,
  6. breakfront,
  7. breaking,
  8. breaking and entering,
  9. breaking ball,
  10. breaking point

Origin of breakfast food

An Americanism dating back to 1895–1900

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Examples from the Web for breakfast food

  • And it is rumored that some of the men of New Orleans use it as a breakfast-food.

  • My friend was busy at his easel, blocking out a poster for a breakfast-food.

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