muffin

noun muf·fin \ ˈmə-fən \
Updated on: 9 Dec 2017

Definition of muffin

: a quick bread made of batter containing egg and baked in a pan having cuplike molds

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Origin and Etymology of muffin

probably from Low German muffen, plural of muffe cake


MUFFIN Defined for English Language Learners

muffin

noun

Definition of muffin for English Language Learners

  • : a small bread or cake that is usually eaten at breakfast


MUFFIN Defined for Kids

muffin

noun muf·fin \ ˈmə-fən \

Definition of muffin for Students

: a bread made of batter containing eggs and baked in a small cup-shaped container


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