Definition of "rusk" [rusk]

  • (noun) A light, soft-textured sweetened biscuit.
  • (noun) Sweet raised bread dried and browned in an oven.

Use "rusk" in a sentence

  • "In front of Mrs. Minister stood a very large yellow bowl filled with what she called rusk -- a preparation unfamiliar to me, made by browning and crushing the crusts of bread and then rolling them down into a coarse meal."
  • "Just now her rusk was the all-absorbing topic of thought."
  • "Not only had he most intelligently brought me a fresh ice, but he had brought the particular kind of rusk for which I had asked."

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