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rasher Syllabification: rash·er
Pronunciation: /ˈraSHər/

Definition of rasher in English:


A thin slice of bacon.
Example sentences
  • Meanwhile the plate of spare sausage and rashers of bacon was being politely offered around the table.
  • An egg and sausage, two rashers of bacon, mushrooms and black pudding, beans and tinned tomatoes filled the plate.
  • For food professionals, winter is the time for hearty foods, for steamy fish stews, rashers of bacon, and platter upon platter of broiled meats.


Late 16th century: of unknown origin.

Words that rhyme with rasher

Asher, clasher, flasher, lasher, masher, Natasha, pasha, Sasha, slasher, smasher, thrasher
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