plain flour

noun

Definition of plain flour

British
: flour that is suitable for general use : all-purpose flour
  • I used bread flour for the rolls instead of plain flour.

Word by Word Definitions

plain play
  1. : lacking ornament : undecorated

  2. : free of extraneous matter : pure

  3. : free of impediments to view : unobstructed

  1. : an extensive area of level or rolling treeless country

  2. : a broad unbroken expanse

  3. : something free from artifice, ornament, or extraneous matter

  1. : in a plain manner : without obscurity or ambiguity

  1. : absolutely

  1. : complain

flour play
  1. : a product consisting of finely milled wheat

  2. : a fine soft powder

  1. : to coat with or as if with flour

  2. : to break up into particles


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