Translation of "bread" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun [ no plural ] uk /bred/ us /bred/

A1 a basic food made by mixing and baking flour and water

a slice of bread
a loaf of white bread

(Translation of “bread” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /bred/

a type of food made of flour or meal baked

bread and butter
a loaf of bread.

one’s living

pan, las habichuelas
This is how I earn my daily bread.
bread bin noun

(British ) a container that you store bread in so as to keep it fresh; bread box (American)

Contenedor Para Pan
There should be a loaf in the bread bin.
breadcrumbs noun plural

very tiny pieces of bread

pan rallado
Dip the fish in egg and breadcrumbs.
breadwinner noun

a person who earns money to keep a family

sostén (familiar)
When her husband died, she had to become the breadwinner.
bread and butter noun

(a way of earning) one’s living

sustento, forma de ganarse la vida
Writing novels is my bread and butter.
on the breadline

with barely enough to live on

vivir en la miseria, no tener pan que llevarse a la boca
The widow and her children are on the breadline.
bread and butter takes a singular verb.

(Translation of “bread” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)