English muffin


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 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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