Definition of English breakfast in English:

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English breakfast

Pronunciation: /ˈiNG(ɡ)liSH ˈbrekfəst/
(also full English breakfast)


A substantial breakfast including hot cooked food such as bacon and eggs.
Example sentences
  • Breakfast in there is also a huge treat, with a fabulous array of fresh fruit, muesli and yoghurts for the healthy, or the full English breakfast with bacon, eggs, sausages, hash browns or kippers.
  • Hundreds of fans were in their seats early for an English breakfast of bacon and eggs.
  • These B&Bs try to use locally produced food for the full English breakfasts they provide for guests.

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Syllabification: Eng·lish break·fast

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