Definition of Pumpernickel

1. Noun. Bread made of coarse rye flour.

Exact synonyms: Black Bread
Generic synonyms: Rye Bread



Definition of Pumpernickel

1. n. A sort of bread, made of unbolted rye, which forms the chief food of the Westphalian peasants. It is acid but nourishing.

Definition of Pumpernickel

1. Noun. A German sourdough bread made from rye ¹

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Definition of Pumpernickel

1. [n -S]

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Literary usage of Pumpernickel

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1. Encyclopædia Americana: A Popular Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature by Thomas Gamaliel Bradford (1835)
"pumpernickel ; a coarse, heavy, brown bread, made, in Westphalia, ... or pumpernickel. The story is obviously made to fit the case. ..."

2. Encyclopaedia Americana: A Popular Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature by Francis Lieber, Thomas Gamaliel Bradford (1832)
"pumpernickel; a coarse, heavy,brown bread, made, in Westphalia, ... or pumpernickel. The story is obviously made to fit the cose. ..."

3. German Cookery for the English Kitchen by Ella Oswald (1906)
"This pudding may be improved by the addition of a tablespoonful of rum and of lemon juice and 3 oz. chopped candied peel. pumpernickel- Pudding. ..."

4. School and Home Education by George Pliny Brown, William Chandler Bagley (1907)
""The real pumpernickel. There is only one confectioner who can make it here. ... "Monsieur is right but the pumpernickel is very good." "We will see. ..."

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