French toast


Definition of French toast

: bread dipped in a mixture of egg and milk and sautéed

Examples of French toast in a Sentence

a slice of French toast

First Known Use of French toast

1882, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about French toast

Share French toast

Statistics for French toast

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for French toast

The first known use of French toast was in 1882

See more words from the same year

Keep scrolling for more

More Definitions for French toast

French toast


English Language Learners Definition of French toast

: bread that is covered in a mixture of eggs and milk and fried at low heat

More from Merriam-Webster on French toast

Rhyming Dictionary: Words that rhyme with French toast

Spanish Central: Translation of French toast

Comments on French toast

What made you want to look up French toast? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).


the way words of a language are spelled

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

A Green Quiz

  • shamrock
  • What is the best definition of green-eyed monster?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

Word Winder's CrossWinder

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.


Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!