Definition of 'yeast'
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Place the flour and salt in a large bowl and stir in the sugar and yeast, making a well in the centre. The Sun (2016)Add the salt and yeast and stir around. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Multiple allergies are frequently present with a yeast infection. M. E. Post-Viral Fatigue Syndrome - How To Live With It (1989)Sift the flour into a bowl with the sugar and yeast. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Some had argued that beer yeast rarely survived longer than a decade. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The sugars are fermented with yeast to produce alcohol. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Put the fresh yeast and sugar in a medium bowl and beat until creamy. Times, Sunday Times (2016)This is because antibiotics can cause secondary infections by decreasing the population of important intestinal bacteria which keep yeast infections under control. Stay Well This Winter (1989)This can be done by chewing a fragment of brewer 's yeast tablet. M. E. Post-Viral Fatigue Syndrome - How To Live With It (1989)My house is the cake that refuses to rise, the dough without its yeast. The Sun (2012)The addition of brewer 's yeast and herbs might dampen their thirst. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Put the flour into a large bowl, then stir in the yeast and salt. The Sun (2015)Leave the yeast to ferment for 15 min. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Do you suffer from thrush, fungal infections or yeast infections? Stay Well This Winter (1989)Stir the yeast and sugar into the warm milk and leave to stand for 5 minutes. Times, Sunday Times (2012)You have done all the right things, so it could be due to a resistant strain of the yeast that causes thrush. The Sun (2014)If the yeast foods caused you to have an abdominal reaction, then you may find the weight loss came to a standstill this week. The 8-Week Cholesterol Cure (1990)If using fresh yeast, cream it with a teaspoon of sugar in a small bowl and once it is liquid add to the dry ingredients. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Stir through the sugar, salt and dried yeast, then make a well in the middle. Times, Sunday Times (2008)In a large bowl, combine the flour, yeast and salt. The Sun (2015)
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Translations for 'yeast'
British English: yeast /jiːst/ NOUN
Yeast is a kind of plant which is used to make bread rise, and in making alcoholic drinks such as beer.
- American English: yeast
- Arabic: خَمِيرَة
- Brazilian Portuguese: fermento
- Chinese: 酵母
- Croatian: kvasac
- Czech: droždí
- Danish: gær
- Dutch: gist
- European Spanish: levadura
- Finnish: hiiva
- French: levure
- German: Hefe
- Greek: μαγιά
- Italian: lievito
- Japanese: 酵母菌
- Korean: 이스트
- Norwegian: gjær
- Polish: drożdże
- European Portuguese: levedura
- Romanian: drojdie
- Russian: дрожжи
- Spanish: levadura
- Swedish: jäst
- Thai: เชื้อราที่ใช้สำหรับหมักเหล้าและทำให้ขนมปังฟู
- Turkish: maya
- Ukrainian: дріжджі
- Vietnamese: men bia
Definition of yeast from the Collins English Dictionary
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