Welsh rarebit

noun
Welsh rare·bit | \-ˈrer-bət \

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First Known Use of Welsh rarebit

1781, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Welsh rarebit

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Welsh rarebit

noun

English Language Learners Definition of Welsh rarebit

: melted cheese served on toast or crackers

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