white bread


noun

any white or light-colored bread made from finely ground, usually bleached, flour.

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Origin of white bread

First recorded in 1300–50

Definition for white bread (2 of 2)

white-bread
[ hwahyt-bred, wahyt- ]
/ ˈʰwaɪtˌbrɛd, ˈwaɪt- /

adjective Informal.

pertaining to or characteristic of the white middle class; bourgeois: a typical white-bread suburban neighborhood.
bland; conventional.

Origin of white-bread

First recorded in 1975–80
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