French bread

noun

Definition of French bread

: a crusty white bread baked usually in long thin loaves

First Known Use of French bread

15th century, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of French bread was in the 15th century

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“French bread.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/French%20bread. Accessed 30 Jul. 2021.

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French bread

noun

English Language Learners Definition of French bread

: a type of crusty bread that is baked in long, thin loaves

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