Definition of yeast

Common misspellings:
  • yeat (66.7%)
  • yest (16.7%)
  • yast (0.0%)
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Examples of usage:
  1. Having poured off the thin part from the top stir the yeast and pour it into the mixture - Seventy-Five Receipts for Pastry Cakes, and Sweetmeats by Miss Leslie

  2. For overnight bread use one quarter yeast cake per loaf for six hour bread use one half yeast cake per loaf for three hour bread use one yeast cake per loaf - Foods That Will Win The War And How To Cook Them (1918) by C. Houston Goudiss and Alberta M. Goudiss

  3. But I've known yeast what you couldn't get to work as it should stale stuff maybe and then the bread lies 'eavy on your stomach - The Vision of Desire by Margaret Pedler