banana bread

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n banana bread moist bread containing banana pulp
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Usage

In literature:

Magnolias and palm trees wave their heads proudly, while bananas, oranges, and bread fruit abound in rank profusion.
"Punchinello, Vol. 2, No. 36, December 3, 1870" by Various
It was composed of bread-fruit, mangoes, and bananas, kneaded together into a paste, and cooked upon hot stones.
"A Woman's Journey Round the World" by Ida Pfeiffer
Teachers here need have no difficulty about food; there is a great abundance all round of taro, banana, sugar-cane, and bread-fruit.
"Adventures in New Guinea" by James Chalmers
Toward evening there was not a foot of Fair ground undecorated by a banana skin, a crust of bread, or a flying paper.
"The Making of Mary" by Jean Forsyth
Cheap sources of carbohydrate, i.e., starch and sugar, are bread, bananas, potatoes, glucose, and even ordinary sugar.
"How to Live" by Irving Fisher and Eugene Fisk
On some islands, bread-fruit trees, pineapples, and bananas are grown.
"From Pole to Pole" by Sven Anders Hedin
Small though the valley was, it contained, among other trees, the cocoa-nut palm, the bread-fruit, banana, and sandal-wood.
"The Battery and the Boiler" by R.M. Ballantyne
Bananas, the Bread Fruit, Cocoa, and Date Palm, on every hand.
"The Wonder Island Boys: Adventures on Strange Islands" by Roger Thompson Finlay
Fragments of meat and bread and banana peelings were scattered upon the sawdust floor.
"The Desert Fiddler" by William H. Hamby
Sliced bananas, omelet with peas, rusked bread.
"American Cookery" by Various
Here they ate bread and sausage, oranges and bananas.
"Fairy Tales from the German Forests" by Margaret Arndt
Wings of chickens, slices of ham, roasted bananas, huge loaves of bread, preserved fish, and cups of wine disappeared with marvellous rapidity.
"Los Gringos" by H. A. (Henry Agustus) Wise
Crackers, cheese, bread and butter and bananas were in the "ship's stores," as Billy expressed it, and there was enough for all.
"The Auto Boys' Mystery" by James A. Braden
But bread-fruit, taro, yams, bananas, and coco-nuts formed the staff of life in Samoa.
"The Belief in Immortality and the Worship of the Dead" by James George Frazer
Excellent biscuits may be made from banana meal, but it is not suitable for bread.
"The New Gresham Encyclopedia. Vol. 1 Part 3" by Various
Coconuts, bread-fruit and bananas form the staple food in many islands.
"Man, Past and Present" by Agustus Henry Keane
On either side are palms, bread fruit trees and bananas.
"Stevenson's Shrine" by Laura Stubbs
Sugar, rum, coffee, and cotton are the staple products here, supplemented by tobacco, manioc flour, bread-fruit, and bananas.
"Equatorial America" by Maturin M. Ballou
Serve with thin brown bread sandwiches and bananas.
"The Myrtle Reed Cook Book" by Myrtle Reed
On each table were displayed flowers, bananas, bread-fruit, and other delicious products of the vegetable world.
"Narrative of the Circumnavigation of the Globe by the Austrian Frigate Novara, Volume III" by Karl Ritter von Scherzer
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In poetry:

She’d a wedding cake too - that comes to but few
‘Twas a bread-pudden shot with sultanas
Her wedding bouquet had been pawned for the day
So she carried a bunch of bananas.
"The Wedding That Never Was" by Billy Bennett

In news:

My favorite flavor of the moment is the heavenly banana-bread ice cream--creamy banana-infused vanilla swirled with chunks of real banana bread .
Loaves banana bread , cut into half-inch slices 10 eggs (1 to 2 more, if needed) 1 ½ cups cream 1 ½ tsps.
Moist and Delicious Banana Bread.
Includes information about banana nut bread , recipes for different banana-based bread foods, articles, and more.
At this time of year when the evenings are getting cooler, I think about the smell of fresh banana bread coming from the kitchen.
Riffs on Bananas Foster are commonly found in things such as bread puddings, oatmeal and even coffee.
Top with bananas and 4 slices of raisin bread.
Albertson's, banana bread and a beauty queen.
A supermarket worker sacked over non-payment for a loaf of banana bread says the action had "ruined my life".
Bananas Foster on traditional Indian fry bread with fresh raspberries and huckleberry sauce.
She usually eats whatever we are eating or things like bananas, peaches, yogurt and bread.
Hawaiian Pineapple Banana Bread.
There's nothing we love more than a slice of chocolate chip banana bread.
Sometime at the end of 2011, The Bee featured a recipe for banana nut bread.
I bring in a slice of bread, a carrot, an apple, popped popcorn, a potato, celery, an orange and a banana.
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