light bread

noun
\ ˈlīt-ˌbred How to pronounce light bread (audio) \

Definition of light bread

chiefly Southern US and Midland US
: bread in loaves made from white flour leavened with yeast

First Known Use of light bread

1821, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for light bread

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“Light bread.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/light%20bread. Accessed 27 Jan. 2021.

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