wheaten

[ hweet-n, weet-n ]
/ ˈʰwit n, ˈwit n /
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adjective

made of wheat flour or grain.
of or relating to wheat.
of the color of wheat, especially a pale yellow-brown color.

Nearby words

  1. wheat grass,
  2. wheat pool,
  3. wheat ridge,
  4. wheat rust,
  5. wheatear,
  6. wheaten terrier,
  7. wheatgerm,
  8. wheatgrass,
  9. wheatley,
  10. wheatley, phillis

Origin of wheaten

before 900; Middle English wheten, Old English hwǣten. See wheat, -en2

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British Dictionary definitions for wheaten

wheaten

/ (ˈwiːtən) /

adjective

made of the grain or flour of wheatwheaten bread
of a pale yellow colour
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