Definition of wheaten in English:


Line breaks: wheat¦en
Pronunciation: /ˈwiːt(ə)n


  • 1Made from the grains or flour of wheat: a wheaten loaf
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    • Staple foods in Eritrea include kitcha, which is thin and unleavened and prepared from wheaten flour.
    • There were several newly baked wheaten loaves, and some hen's eggs, broken open and boiled in broth.
    • The by-product of gluten production, also called non-glutinous flour or wheaten cornstarch.
  • 1.1Of a colour resembling that of wheat; a pale yellow-beige: the coat is wheaten or fawn in colour
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    • She has a beautiful even, harsh coat, dark wheaten in colour and a dear wee head with a good-shaped muzzle.
    • His wheaten colored hair illuminated his corn blue eyes.

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