wheat bread


: a bread made of a combination of white and whole wheat flours as distinguished from bread made entirely of white or whole wheat flour

Examples of wheat bread in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The official tasting notes describe a nose with aromas of fresh lumber and honey wheat bread, followed by a palate full of flavors like plum, rhubarb, cocoa powder, cherry, roasted pecans, white chocolate, and clove honey. Jonah Flicker, Robb Report, 31 Aug. 2023 Rye also appears to have cholesterol-lowering properties and aids in weight loss compared to whole grain or refined wheat bread. Clare Mulroy, USA TODAY, 16 Apr. 2023 Brazil nuts, in particular, are high in selenium, which is essential for healthy thyroid function.9 Limit Simple Carbs and Eat More Whole Grains Brown rice, wheat bread, popcorn, and other whole grains provide vitamins, minerals, and fiber that are vital for optimal health. Mary Shomon, Verywell Health, 8 Apr. 2023 Forever Friendsgiving includes a three- and four-course meal and cheese fondue with special BFFF Dippers including prosciutto, summer sausage, French baguette, pretzel bread, honey wheat bread, and seasonal veggies and fruit along with classic dippers. Gege Reed, The Courier-Journal, 6 Nov. 2021 Complete this meal, like some of the others, by having a banana or one slice of whole-wheat bread with a tablespoon of peanut butter. Jackie Lam, Women's Health, 19 Mar. 2023 How Cassava Can Impact African Agriculture The heavy reliance on wheat flour imports in Africa has had a major impact on the trade-balance deficit, with the importation of Western customs of wheat bread consumption weighing heavily on African economies. Daniel Danino, Forbes, 16 Mar. 2023 When the cashier scanned the Lactaid-brand milk, a gallon of orange juice, cilantro, garlic, a loaf of wheat bread, and block of feta, the bill came to $19.27. Salgado pulled out her white and blue SNAP card and swiped. Samantha J. Gross, BostonGlobe.com, 12 Mar. 2023 The history of pandesal has a few plot holes, but it’s generally agreed that Spanish explorers introduced wheat bread to the Philippines in the 16th century. Washington Post, 27 Apr. 2021 See More

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Word History

First Known Use

14th century, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of wheat bread was in the 14th century

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“Wheat bread.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/wheat%20bread. Accessed 30 Sep. 2023.

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