a crackerlike biscuit prepared from flour and water.
THIS PSAT VOCABULARY QUIZ IS PERFECT PRACTICE FOR THE REAL TEST
In our third teacher-created PSAT practice test there are new and unique vocabulary terms you may have never heard of! Can you guess what they mean?
Question 1 of 10
Origin of water biscuit
First recorded in 1780–90
Words nearby water biscuit
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2021
Example sentences from the Web for water biscuit
And I will just toast you a water-biscuit, and put a morsel of salt butter on it, scarcely so large as a little French bean.Cripps, the Carrier|R. D. (Richard Doddridge) Blackmore
The floor was covered by worn-out oilcloth, the walls were dingy, the ceilings blistered like a water-biscuit.The Call of the Town|John Alexander Hammerton
British Dictionary definitions for water biscuit
a thin crisp plain biscuit, usually served with butter or cheese
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012