bread knifenoun [ C ]uk /ˈbred ˌnaɪf/ us /ˈbred ˌnaɪf/
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- When Phil saw him standing there the foreman for a moment said nothing, but, with the bread knife in one hand and one of Stella's good loaves in the other, stared at him in blank surprise.
- With a bread knife Miss Martha made a deep slash in each of the stale loaves, inserted a generous quantity of butter, and pressed the loaves tight again.