gingerbread gingerbread  /ˈdʒɪn dʒərb ˌrɛd/

Definition(s):

  • (n) cake flavored with ginger

Usage(s):

  1. Now, out of farmers' fields, an entire German-style town has sprouted, its brightly hued gingerbread homes modeled on those of Weimar in Germany.
  2. Architecture went on a gingerbread spreeviz.
  3. Every day she would watch the women, whom she jokingly called gingerbread cookies, douse their skin in the rich mud and let it wash away as they floated on top of the saltwater.

News

  • BlackBerry 10.2 to bring support for Android Jelly Bean apps

    BlackBerry boasts that its operating system has the ability to run Android apps, although the current version of BlackBerry 10 only works with apps from Android 2.3 Gingerbread and earlier. BlackBerry users are about to get a whole lot more apps to choose from, however, because the company on Thursday announced that BlackBerry 10.2 will finally add support for Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean, which ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: BGR News via Yahoo! News

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Quotes

  1. "The animals who are around the base of the gingerbread are animals that you might see if you visit some of our national parks," Mrs. Bush said. "We have foxes and special sheep that we would see if we were in Alaska, bears, coyote."
    on Nov 29, 2007 By: Barbara Bush Source: FOXNews

  2. "I'm thrilled to help Dunkin' Donuts launch the Gingerbread Express for local shoppers and kick off a national card drive that will show our appreciation for the heroes who serve this country every day," said Rachael Ray. "With these...
    on Nov 30, 2007 By: Rachael Ray Source: PR Newswire (press release)

  3. As William Shakespeare wrote: "An I had but one penny in the world, thou should'st have it to buy gingerbread."
    on Dec 2, 2007 By: William Shakespeare Source: News-Leader.com

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