Meaning of “bread” - Learner’s Dictionary


noun [ U ] us uk /bred/
stale breadfreshly baked breadwholemeal breadcrusty breadShe sliced the bread thinly.

A1 a basic food made by mixing and baking flour, water, and sometimes yeast (= substance that makes it rise):

a slice of bread
a loaf of white bread
→ See also the best/greatest thing since sliced bread

(Definition of “bread” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)