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English breakfast

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(also full English breakfast)

Definition of English breakfast in English:

noun

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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