the toast of

Definition of the toast of

  1. :  a person who is very popular in (a particular place) or among (a particular group of people) After she won the championship, she was the toast of the town.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to warm thoroughly

    :  to make (food, such as bread) crisp, hot, and brown by heat

    :  to become toasted

  1. :  sliced bread browned on both sides by heat

    :  food prepared with toasted bread

    :  a person whose health is drunk

  1. :  to propose or drink to as a toast

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contemplative of or relative to the past

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