English muffin

noun

Definition of English muffin

: bread dough rolled and cut into rounds, baked on a griddle, and split and toasted just before eating

Examples of English muffin in a Sentence

We had coffee and English muffins for breakfast.

First Known Use of English muffin

1858, in the meaning defined above

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“English muffin.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/English%20muffin. Accessed 1 Dec. 2021.

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English muffin

noun

English Language Learners Definition of English muffin

: a type of flat, round bread that is split and toasted just before it is eaten

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