Definition of wheaten in English:

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wheaten

Pronunciation: /ˈ(h)wētn/

adjective

1(Especially of bread) made of wheat.
Example sentences
  • My goodness, what a terrifically odd and bizarre wheaten bread product you are, upon my word!
  • On Sundays and holidays he ate a bit of wheaten bread a piece of broiled salmon and a full cup of mead or ale.
  • On Sundays he ate a bit of wheaten bread, a piece of broiled salmon and a full cup of mead or ale.
1.1Of a color resembling that of wheat; a pale yellow-beige.
Example sentences
  • 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.

Words that rhyme with wheaten

beaten, Beaton, Beeton, Cretan, Keaton, neaten, Nuneaton, overeaten, sweeten, uneaten

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Syllabification: wheat·en

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