Definitions

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  • adj. Resembling bread.

Etymologies

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bread +‎ -like

Examples

  • Take the sandwiches, he says, gesturing toward Jacobo, who is slashing through the meringue he just piped into breadlike shapes with strokes made to resemble the gashes in a baguette.

    The Sorcerer’s Apprentices

  • The faint smell of something warm and breadlike emanated from the kitchen.

    Brush of Darkness

  • This way, the butter can provide a protective coating around the flour, and that will keep it from getting too wet, which would result in a chewy, breadlike cake.

    Let Me Eat Cake

  • Marie Antoinette didn't actually encourage the eating of cake or brioche or any breadlike thing.

    gillpolack: I'm trying to find reasons to explain wh

  • My main morning sickness aversion was for bread and breadlike products, especially during my first pregnancy.

    What's Been Going On Around Here

  • It also has a slight dry, biscuity, breadlike flavor and aroma and gives a golden amber color.

    Archive 2008-01-01

  • For a person who doesn't eat much of these such floury breadlike products - somehow the mix of fruit and soft cake just overcomes any thoughts of useless calories!

    Archive 2007-08-01

  • Aroma: very light aroma; very faint yeasty/breadlike aroma; only very slight grassy hoppiness

    Oktoberfest #3 - Day 2 Sample A (New Glarus)

  • The only breadlike food allowed is matzo, a flat wheat bread similar to a cracker or the “bread of affliction or sorrow” used by the Jews during their flight.

    Celebration Breads

  • Yesterday I baked bagels -- and very good ones, I must say: buttery, noncrumbly, breadlike isn't that reassuring? but still light in the middle.

    Brooklyn Arden

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