Definition of breadbox in English:

breadbox

Syllabification: bread·box
Pronunciation: /ˈbredˌbäks
 
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noun

A box for storing bread and other baked goods.
More example sentences
  • Then his eyes fell on a blue plastic Ikea breadbox - the ‘perfect marriage of cheap modern art, chintziness and utility,’ he said.
  • I deal in services and I am bigger than a breadbox.
  • I'm worried people have forgotten why those Pilgrims shipped over here in that floating breadbox.

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