Definition of cottage loaf in English:

Share this entry

cottage loaf

noun

British
A loaf consisting of two round sections of bread, the smaller of which is on top of the larger.
Example sentences
  • Free play with our plasticine was fun; we made worms, hedgehogs, cottage loaves and fairy tea sets.
  • To ensure a good shaped cottage loaf the dough needs to be firm enough to support the weight of the top ball.
  • Bread, the staff of life, comes in many different forms from flat up to the enormous cottage loaves.

For editors and proofreaders

Line breaks: cot|tage loaf

Share this entry
 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.