wheat bread

noun

Definition of 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 After a decadeslong absence, in a land that fed empires and where archaeologists have discovered the oldest bread loaf in history, the original whole-wheat bread is back on the market. Taylor Luck, The Christian Science Monitor, 4 Oct. 2021 At the event, the couple will have the chance to sample some of Northern Ireland's traditional fare (whiskey and wheat bread are on the menu!) and listen to music students playing traditional instruments. Simon Perry, PEOPLE.com, 29 Sep. 2021 Low-fat cheese and whole grain crackers or a tablespoon of peanut butter on whole-wheat bread are examples of healthy, filling snacks. Arkansas Online, 19 June 2021 Serve this big salad with hunks of rough whole-wheat bread to sop up all the wonderful tidbits left in the bowl. Beth Dooley Special To The Star Tribune, Star Tribune, 5 May 2021 Sitek describes the crust, made with spring wheat bread flour, as similar to New Haven-style pizzas: a little thin, a bit chewy and delightfully rustic and blistery. Keith Pandolfi, The Enquirer, 22 Apr. 2021 In the mouth—flavors of wheat bread, blueberries, cola and cocoa. Tom Mullen, Forbes, 28 Feb. 2021 Serve with a nice salad and whole-wheat bread for dipping. Washington Post, 2 Jan. 2021 My wife Michelle makes these egg sandwiches — scrambled, on wheat bread with a very thin layer of Kewpie Japanese mayonnaise. Seija Rankin, EW.com, 3 Dec. 2020

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First Known Use of wheat bread

14th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Wheat bread.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/wheat%20bread. Accessed 22 Jan. 2022.

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