eggy bread

noun

Definition of eggy bread 

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: bread dipped in a mixture of egg and milk and then sautéed : french toast … he often gets requests from patients for traditional English favourites including eggy bread, poached and scrambled eggs, and sausages and mash.Swindon Advertiser, 6 Dec. 2013

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1983, in the meaning defined above

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