- 1[uncountable] slices of bread that have been made brown and crisp by heating them on both sides in a toaster or under a broiler cheese on toast a piece of toast two slices of toast see also French toast
- 2[countable] toast (to somebody/something) the act of a group of people wishing someone happiness, success, etc. by drinking a glass of something, especially alcohol, at the same time I'd like to propose a toast to the bride and groom. The committee drank a toast to the new project.
- 3[singular] the toast of… a person who is praised by a lot of people in a particular place because of something that they have done well The performance made her the toast of the festival. Idioms
to be likely to die or be destroyed One mistake and you're toast.
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