Share this entry

Share this page

self-raising flour

Line breaks: self-raising flour

Definition of self-raising flour in English:

noun

[mass noun] British
Flour that has a raising agent already added.
Example sentences
  • Combine self-rising flour, salt, and sugar in a medium bowl.
  • Perhaps there's not really much of a demand for self-raising flour and caster sugar on British Saturdays anymore.
  • If you don't have self-raising flour, substitute every cup with 1 C of plain flour mixed with 1 t baking powder.

Definition of self-raising flour in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day peart
Pronunciation: pɪət
adjective
lively; cheerful