shortbread

noun short·bread \ ˈshȯrt-ˌbred \
|Updated on: 19 Jun 2018

Definition of shortbread

: a thick cookie made of flour, sugar, and a large amount of shortening

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1801

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  • : a thick cookie made of flour, sugar, and a lot of butter or other shortening


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