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Line breaks: rash¦er
Pronunciation: /ˈraʃə

Definition of rasher in English:


A thin slice of bacon: two rashers of lean bacon he cut into one of the rashers on his plate
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  • Meanwhile the plate of spare sausage and rashers of bacon was being politely offered around the table.
  • An egg and sausage, two rashers of bacon, mushrooms and black pudding, beans and tinned tomatoes filled the plate.
  • For food professionals, winter is the time for hearty foods, for steamy fish stews, rashers of bacon, and platter upon platter of broiled meats.


late 16th century: of unknown origin.

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