[ lohvz ]
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  1. the plural of loaf1.

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How to use loaves in a sentence

  • And He had just filled four thousand hungry people with seven loaves and a few small fishes!

    Tessa Wadsworth's Discipline | Jennie M. Drinkwater
  • And they set the loaves upon the table, and hung up the veils, and finished all the works that they had begun to make.

  • He made his loaves, tucked them into the pan and greased the top with bacon grease saved in a tomato can for such use.

    Cabin Fever | B. M. Bower
  • At their feet are seen the loaves and fishes, and in the foreground stand the seven baskets full of fragments that remained.

    The Catacombs of Rome | William Henry Withrow

British Dictionary definitions for loaves


/ (ləʊvz) /

  1. the plural of loaf 1

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