Definition of 'biscuit'
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They have been warned they could lose their jobs if they receive gifts other than biscuits or sweets from residents. The Sun (2016)Picking up three crisps and two biscuits, he slides them around the coffee table to make his point. Times, Sunday Times (2016)ARE cakes and biscuits all in a day's work? The Sun (2016)Work snack warning Eating biscuits and cakes at work is contributing to the obesity epidemic and poor oral health, dentists have said. Times, Sunday Times (2017)The base is a pretty standard biscuit dough, with a little added treacle to give it that distinctive caramel flavour, and it is very straightforward to make. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Changes in routine leave fellas less time to prepare healthy meals, while a lack of sleep may cause an increased desire to eat biscuits, crisps and cakes. The Sun (2016) Crisps and biscuits are definitely some of the best foods to have while on chemo. The Sun (2014)Try having a plain biscuit and a warm drink first. The Sun (2012)Chill your biscuit dough and your pastry before you bake it. Times, Sunday Times (2016)All the women have had to eat is a small biscuit bar and a sip of juice. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Did you know most sweet biscuits can also be frozen? The Sun (2015)It became a challenge and thrill to steal biscuits and cakes and eat them without anyone finding out. Beyond Chaotic Eating (1993)They are asked to work out how many biscuits there are if there are five jars and each jar contains four biscuits. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Its research found that people were likely to snack on crisps and biscuits for three days if their kitchen cupboards were full. Times, Sunday Times (2014)He opens it and there's just a dry biscuit inside. Times, Sunday Times (2007)You'll find that most muffin and biscuit recipes call for much more oil. The 8-Week Cholesterol Cure (1990)And if so, what kind of biscuits and how many? Times, Sunday Times (2006)The remainder was made up of sugar-free biscuits and sweets. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Meanwhile crisps, biscuits and other sweet things are devoured. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Scoop into chilled glasses and serve with sweet biscuits, if desired. Times, Sunday Times (2007)I have made chutney and biscuits and a cake and a ham. Times, Sunday Times (2012)I probably have too many ginger biscuits with my tea! The Sun (2013)If you want to add a treat, plain biscuits or a slice of malt loaf are good options. Times, Sunday Times (2011)USE prune purée to replace fat, gram for gram in biscuit and muffin recipes. The Sun (2009)AS if there wasn't enough to be upset about, now our biscuits are getting smaller. The Sun (2016)Using a large round biscuit cutter, cut out circles, then make them into rings by cutting out the centre using a smaller round cutter. The Sun (2015)Of course, this tip won't work if you get sidetracked in the coffee shop and dive into the muffins and biscuits on display too. Times, Sunday Times (2010)
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Translations for 'biscuit'
British English: biscuit /ˈbɪskɪt/ NOUN
A biscuit is a small flat cake that is crisp and usually sweet.
- American English: cookie
- Arabic: بَسْكَوِيت
- Brazilian Portuguese: bolacha
- Chinese: 饼干
- Croatian: keks
- Czech: sušenka
- Danish: kiks
- Dutch: biscuit
- European Spanish: galleta
- Finnish: keksi
- French: biscuit
- German: Keks
- Greek: μπισκότο
- Italian: biscotto
- Japanese: ビスケット
- Korean: 비스킷
- Norwegian: kjeks
- Polish: herbatnik
- European Portuguese: bolacha
- Romanian: biscuit
- Russian: печенье
- Spanish: galleta
- Swedish: kex
- Thai: ขนมปังกรอบ
- Turkish: bisküvi
- Ukrainian: печиво
- Vietnamese: bánh quy
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