leavened Definition

(of bread) made with yeast or another leavening agent that causes it to rise.

Using leavened: Examples

Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "leavened" can be used in various situations through the following examples!

  • Example

    The leavened bread was fluffy and delicious.

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    Most breads in the supermarket are leavened.

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    The recipe calls for leavened dough.

leavened Synonyms and Antonyms

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Summary: leavened in Brief

The term 'leavened' [ˈlɛvənd] describes bread that is made with yeast or another leavening agent, causing it to rise. It is the opposite of 'unleavened' or 'flat' bread. 'Leavened' bread is commonly found in supermarkets and recipes.