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sandwich

noun [C]  us   /ˈsænd·wɪtʃ/
slices or pieces of meat, cheese, salads, etc., put between two pieces of bread that are held together by the person who picks them up when ready to eat: a bacon, lettuce, and tomato sandwich My kids always eat peanut butter and jelly sandwiches for lunch.

sandwich

verb [T always + adv/prep]  us   /ˈsæn·dwɪtʃ/
to put something or someone in a small space between two other, usually bigger, things or people: She lived in a skinny Victorian house sandwiched between two brownstones in Cambridge.
Translations of “sandwich”
in Arabic سَنْدَويتْش…
in Korean 샌드위치…
in Malaysian sandwic…
in French sandwich…
in Turkish ekmek arası, sandviç…
in Italian tramezzino…
in Chinese (Traditional) 三明治麵包, 夾心餅,三明治餅…
in Russian бутерброд…
in Polish kanapka…
in Vietnamese bánh xăng đuých…
in Spanish bocadillo, sándwich…
in Portuguese sanduíche…
in Thai แซนด์วิช…
in German das Sandwich…
in Catalan sandvitx, entrepà…
in Japanese サンドイッチ…
in Indonesian roti tangkep…
in Chinese (Simplified) 三明治,夹心面包片, 夹心饼,三明治饼…
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