French toast

  1. bread dipped in a batter of egg and milk and sautéed until brown, usually served with syrup or sprinkled with sugar and cinnamon.

Origin of French toast

First recorded in 1650–60

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British Dictionary definitions for French toast

French toast

  1. British toast cooked on one side only

  2. bread dipped in beaten egg and lightly fried

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