open sandwich


noun

a sandwich served on only one slice of bread, without a covering slice.

Nearby words

  1. open punctuation,
  2. open question,
  3. open quote,
  4. open reduction,
  5. open registry,
  6. open sea,
  7. open season,
  8. open season on,
  9. open secret,
  10. open sentence

Origin of open sandwich

First recorded in 1945–50

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British Dictionary definitions for open sandwich

open sandwich

noun

a slice of bread covered with a spread or filling but without a top
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