loaf

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Pronunciation[change]

  • (RP) IPA: /ləʊf/
  • (GenAm) IPA: /loʊf/

Noun[change]

Singular
loaf

Plural
loaves

two loaves of bread
  1. (also loaf of bread) A block of bread after baking.
  2. Any solid block of food, such as meat.

Verb[change]

Plain form
loaf

Third-person singular
loafs

Past tense
loafed

Past participle
loafed

Present participle
loafing

  1. (intransitive) To do nothing, to be idle.
    loaf about, loaf around.