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continental breakfast

Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A light breakfast consisting usually of coffee or tea and a roll, pastry, or other baked good.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. a light breakfast, often as served in a hotel, usually consisting of cereal, juice, and pastries, but without any fried items.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a breakfast that usually includes a roll and coffee or tea

Etymologies

Named due to its popularity in continental Europe. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • When the work was done and they moved their things over to Warren, the Fosters gave the Kulises an envelope containing a gift certificate for one free night at the Riverview Bed and Breakfast, where innkeepers Gloria and Trip Foster would offer them historic accommodations, a free continental breakfast and the use of folding chairs and binoculars and insect repellent if they wished to go and sit near the water.

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