HyperDic: biscuit

English > 2 senses of the word biscuit:
NOUNfoodbiscuitsmall round bread leavened with baking-powder or soda
foodbiscuit, cookie, cookyany of various small flat sweet cakes ('biscuit' is the British term)
biscuit > pronunciation
Soundsbih'skaht
Rhymesabbot ... zealot / Zealot: 372 rhymes with aht...
English > biscuit: 2 senses > noun 1, food
Meaningsmall round bread leavened with baking-powder or soda.
Narrowerbaking-powder biscuitleavened with baking powder
buttermilk biscuit, soda biscuitVery tender biscuit partially leavened with buttermilk and soda
drop biscuitbiscuit made from dough with enough milk that it can be dropped from a spoon
hardtack, pilot biscuit, pilot bread, sea biscuit, ship biscuitVery hard unsalted biscuit or bread
rolled biscuitbiscuit made from dough rolled and cut
Broaderquick breadbreads made with a leavening agent that permits immediate baking
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English > biscuit: 2 senses > noun 2, food
MeaningAny of various small flat sweet cakes ('biscuit' is the British term).
Synonymscookie, cooky
RegionUnited Kingdom, UK, U.K., Britain, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, Great BritainA monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles
Narroweralmond cookie, almond crescentVery rich cookie containing ground almonds
anise cookiecookie made without butter and flavored with anise seed
brownieSquare or bar of very rich chocolate cake usually with nuts
butter cookiecookie containing much butter
chocolate chip cookie, Toll House cookiecookies containing chocolate chips
dog biscuitA hard biscuit for dogs
fortune cookieThin folded wafer containing a maxim on a slip of paper
fruit barcookies containing chopped fruits either mixed in the dough or spread between layers of dough then baked and cut in bars
gingerbread mangingerbread cut in the shape of a person
gingersnap, ginger snap, snap, ginger nutA crisp round cookie flavored with ginger
granola barcookie bar made of granola
kissA cookie made of egg whites and sugar
ladyfingersmall finger-shaped sponge cake
macaroonchewy cookie usually containing almond paste
molasses cookieVery spicy cookies sweetened partially with molasses
oatmeal cookiecookies containing rolled oats
oreo, oreo cookiechocolate cookie with white cream filling
raisin-nut cookiecookie filled with a paste of raisins and nuts
raisin cookiecookie containing raisins
refrigerator cookiedough formed into a roll and chilled in the refrigerator then sliced and baked
spice cookiecookie flavored with spices
sugar cookiecookies sprinkled with granulated sugar
teacake, tea biscuitFlat semisweet cookie or biscuit usually served with tea
waferA small thin crisp cake or cookie
Broadercakebaked goods made from or based on a mixture of flour, sugar, eggs, and fat
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