bread-bin
bread-bin read"-bin n. a container used to store breads or cake, to keep them fresh.

Syn: breadbox. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • bread bin — n BrE a container that you keep bread in so that it stays fresh = ↑bread box …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • bread bin — bread bins N COUNT A bread bin is a wooden, metal, or plastic container for storing bread. [BRIT] (in AM, use breadbox) …   English dictionary

  • bread bin — noun A container in which bread is stored • • • Main Entry: ↑bread …   Useful english dictionary

  • bread bin — bread ,bin noun count MAINLY BRITISH a BREADBOX …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • bread bin — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms bread bin : singular bread bin plural bread bins a container that you use for storing bread in …   English dictionary

  • bread-bin — noun a container used to keep bread or cake in • Syn: ↑breadbox • Hypernyms: ↑container * * * bread bin «BREHD BIHN», noun. British. breadbox …   Useful english dictionary

  • bread bin — noun (C) BrE a container for keeping bread in so that it stays fresh …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • ˈbread ˌbin — noun [C] a container that you use for storing bread in …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • bread bin — noun A breadbox …   Wiktionary

  • bread — n. & v. n. 1 baked dough made of flour usu. leavened with yeast and moistened, eaten as a staple food. 2 a necessary food. b (also daily bread) one s livelihood. 3 sl. money. v.tr. coat with breadcrumbs for cooking. Phrases and idioms: bread and… …   Useful english dictionary

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