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Melba toast Syllabification: Mel·ba toast
Pronunciation: /ˈmelbə ˌtōst/

Definition of Melba toast in English:


Very thin crisp toast.
Example sentences
  • Food is the cheap, no-sweat, low-achievement route to immortality: Melba toast, Caesar salad, tournedos Rossini, Lea & Perrins.
  • This Rubenesque singer's love of food and her continual struggle to lose weight eventually led to the creation of Melba toast.
  • Hoummos is another favourite, which I like to eat with Melba toast.
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